50 Activities and Games for Kids With ADHD

Pages: 96, Black & white
Size: 8 1/2" x 11"
Age Range: 8-13
Item #: 441A483
ISBN: 978-1-59147-483-8
List Price: $14.95
Copyright: 2006
Format: Softcover
Availability: In Stock
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Overview

The games, puzzles, activities, articles, and resources in this exciting collection from the newsletter BRAKES offer more than 50 ways for kids to handle the challenges of ADHD. Along with practical tips for solving problems and getting organized, boys and girls can also read about real kids like themselves. And they can discover a wealth of ideas that make life more manageable—and more fun!

About the Authors

Patricia O. Quinn, MD, is a developmental pediatrician in Washington, DC. Dr. Quinn obtained her medical degree from Georgetown University Medical School. She completed a pediatric internship at Georgetown University Medical Center, a pediatric fellowship in Developmental Pediatrics and Pediatric Psychopharmacology at Georgetown Hospital, and a Pediatric Level 2 residency at Georgetown University Medical Center.

Dr. Quinn is a well-known international speaker and conducts workshops nationwide about ADHD, and has authored several best-selling and groundbreaking books on the topic. In the last decade, she has devoted her attention professionally to the issues confronting girls and women with ADD (ADHD) with a particular interest on the relationship of a mother and child with ADHD. She also feels a strong commitment to working with teenagers and college students with ADHD, helping them to identify and manage issues specific to their age group. In 2000, Dr. Quinn received the CHADD Hall of Fame Award.

Judith M. Stern, M.A., is an educational consultant in private practice in Rockville, Maryland, specializing in work with children who have leaning disabilities and ADHD, as well as their parents and teachers. She is also the author of several books for young people with attention disorders and learning disabilities.

About the Illustrator
Kate Sternberg is an author, illustrator, and middle school art teacher living in Reston, Virginia.
Reviews & Awards
A wonderful resource for children with ADHD! This book has a format that is very fun and appealing. It is full of useful information and practical exercises that will help children understand ADHD better and teach them ways to cope successfully with attentional problems.
—Jane Annunziata, PsyD
co-author of Help is on the Way: A Child's Book and ADD and A Child's First Book about Play Therapy