Helping Children with ADHD

A CBT Guide for Practitioners, Parents and Teachers
Author(s): Susan Young, Jade Smith
Original Publish Date: Apr 25, 2017
Product Number: EB00704354
Released: May 14, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118903179
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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Combining the latest research evidence with the authors' practical expertise, Helping Children with ADHD offers a complete intervention programme for flexibly delivering behavioural and cognitive interventions to children aged 6-12 with ADHD and associated conditions. -Redefines and develops best practice in the application of cognitive and behavioural techniques to help children aged 6-12 with ADHD and associated comorbid conditions, including learning difficulties -Offers a range of engaging resources within a pragmatic and practically-focused approach; modular structure allows the interventions to be selected and tailored according to the particular age, ability and needs of the individual child -An appendix of entertaining stories about Buzz, a boy with ADHD, provides structural narrative while also teaching core skills in areas such as keeping calm, planning, managing impulsivity and dealing with anxiety -Straightforward, accessible language allows the techniques to be used by those without expert clinical training; dedicated sections provide advice for using the approach in school, home and group contexts -A companion website provides downloadable materials including illustrated patient worksheets to accompany the narrative stories

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