TITLE

Common Behavioral and Learning Problems in Children an Alternative Nonmedical Approach: A Pediatrician's Perspective

AUTHOR(S)
Ravenel, DuBose
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Ethical Human Psychology & Psychiatry;Summer2008, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p71
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on alternative nonmedical approaches for managing children with attention deficit disorder (ADD) or attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and oppositional defiant disorder (ODD). The Caregivers Skills Program by Doctor David B. Stein is based on the assumption that impulsive behaviors shown by such children reflect a lack of motivation for appropriate behaviors rather than on neurological or biological causes. The author assumes that most children with ADD or ODD behaviors are not neurologically or genetically defective.
ACCESSION #
34969037

 

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