ADHD: Helping Parents Help Their Children by Edward H. JacobsADHD: Helping Parents Help Their Children by Edward H. Jacobs

ADHD: Helping Parents Help Their Children

byEdward H. Jacobs

Hardcover | November 1, 2000

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In this practical and informative book, Dr. Edward H. Jacobs demonstrates how he helps parents work effectively to acquire skills that help their children. Clinicians will find concrete exercises, forms, and techniques that deal with such issues as the use of medication, the consequences of divorce, and the child with ADHD in the school system.
Edward H. Jacobs, Ph.D., is a psychologist practicing in Londonderry, New Hampshire. He is the founder and director of the Learning Resource Center, where a team of professionals provides evaluations and consultations to children and adults with attention, learning, and behavioral problems.
Title:ADHD: Helping Parents Help Their ChildrenFormat:HardcoverDimensions:247 pages, 9.22 × 6.64 × 1.07 inPublished:November 1, 2000Publisher:Jason Aronson, Inc.Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0765702738

ISBN - 13:9780765702739

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Drawing from his many years of experience in the trenches with kids with ADHD and their families, Dr. Jacobs offers welcome relief for beleaguered parents. His thoughtful, wise, and comforting voice guides the reader through the potentially exhausting maze of rearing the child with ADHD. Filled with extraordinary helpful hints, solid advice, and good humor, this book is a first-rate primer for parents and professionals. Although geared to the child with ADHD, many of Jacobs's ideas are highly relevant to raising any child in today's world. Professionals will find this book the perfect accompaniment to their own work with ADHD families, and parents will appreciate it as a handy, practical antidote to the worry and confusion of raising a child with ADHD.