TITLE

Attention Deficit Disorder: Are you driven to distraction?

AUTHOR(S)
Scholp, Alexander J.
PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
Advisor Today;Jul2001, Vol. 96 Issue 7, p96
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an article which deals with attention deficit disorder (ADD). Explanation on why many people with ADD choose to become entrepreneurs and life insurance agents; Characteristics of a person with ADD; Information on the book `Driven to Distraction,' by Ed Hallowell and John Raley.
ACCESSION #
4782198

 

Related Articles

  • Unwrapping their Gifts. Hallowell, Edward // International Educator;Oct2012, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p1 

    The author discusses the need for teachers to gain more knowledge and understanding about dealing with children who have dyslexia and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). He calls on teachers, medical professionals and parents to embrace a strength-based model of ADHD which can help...

  • Siblings of Children with ADHD May Have Attention Problems. Zeineh, Linda L. // American Family Physician;11/15/1996, Vol. 54 Issue 7, p2287 

    Focuses on the findings of a survey of parents of children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) that a significant number of siblings of children with ADHD many also have attention problems. Areas that were offered on the survey as possible problems; Problems noted in children...

  • ADD: Tackling the deficit. Dreher, Nancy // Current Health 2;Sep98, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p27 

    Reports on the effects of attention deficit disorder (ADD) on an individual. Definition of the disorder; Information on the effects of the ADD on people; Recommendations for managing ADD. INSETS: Stimulant medicine;ADD or ADHD?.

  • When your body has a mind of its own.  // Current Health 1;Apr91, Vol. 14 Issue 8, p26 

    Discusses the causes and symptoms of attention deficit disorder (ADD). How ADD affects behavior; Methods for helping children with ADD.

  • When its hard to pay attention and learn.  // Current Health 1;Nov91, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p20 

    Discusses attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADD). Treatment with a drug called Ritalin; Symptoms and their effect on the hyperactive child's interaction with others; Trouble in school; How Ritalin eases ADD symptoms; Side effects; Concerns about using drugs in children.

  • A new video series on ADHD in children and adults. Barkley, Russell A. // Intervention in School & Clinic;Mar95, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p249 

    No abstract available.

  • Boys will be boys--but not if they're riddled with Ritalin. Hunker, Paula Gray // Insight on the News;04/20/98, Vol. 14 Issue 14, p38 

    Presents information on children suffering from Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) while highlighting an individual's son who had this disorder and used Ritalin to treat the disorder. How ADHD is diagnosed; Indication that Ritalin is the most common drug used to tread ADHD; What...

  • The nature and characteristics of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder. Frick, Paul J.; Lahey, Benjamin B. // School Psychology Review;1991, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p163 

    Introduces the syndrome of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Review on the current research on ADHD characteristics; Criticism of the current ADHD definition; Primary symptoms and associated problems of ADHD; Research on the families of children with ADHD.

  • Neurobiological basis of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Hynd, George W.; Voeller, Kytja K. // School Psychology Review;1991, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p174 

    Provides an overview on literature that has focused on specific correlates of the attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Association of motor-regulatory systems with ADHD; Evidence on ADHD's genetic basis; Absence of a neurobiological basis for ADHD; Recommendation for diagnosis and...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics