Maybe You Know My Teen

Maybe You Know My Teen

A Parent's Guide to Helping your Adolescent With Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Book - 2001
Average Rating:
Rate this:
From the author of the highly successful Maybe You Know My Kid comes a desperately needed follow-up--the first comprehensive guide for dealing with the unique challenges of raising an adolescent with ADHD.

Adolescence is a tumultuous turning point for everyone, but for teens with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, it can be especially challenging, and for some of their parents, downright terrifying. Predictably, stress ensues over inconsistent or poor school performance and over inevitable decisions regarding higher education and life after high school. Adolescents with ADHD get more traffic tickets, have higher school-expulsion and drop-out rates, and are more likely to experiment with alcohol and drugs.

Maybe You Know My Teen brims with management strategies for parents new to ADHD as well as those who have coped with it throughout their child's life. Explaining the roots of the disorder clearly and extensively, while discussing situations most likely to cause symptoms to manifest themselves, ADHD authority Mary Fowler presents step-by-step advice, along with in-depth personal stories and first-person advice from leading experts in the field. This is the one-of-a-kind lifesaver thousands have been awaiting.

Publisher: New York : Broadway Books, 2001
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780767905145
0767905148
Branch Call Number: 616.8589 FOW 2001
Characteristics: xx, 359 p

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...
No similar edition of this title was found at SCL.

Try searching for Maybe You Know My Teen to see if SCL owns related versions of the work.


  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top