ADD ADHD Behavior Change Resource Kit

Author: Grad L. Flick, Ph.D.
Publisher: Jossey-Bass
ISBN: 9780876281444
Format: PDF, ePub
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For teachers, counselors and parents, this comprehensive new resource is filled with up-to-date information and practical strategies to help kids with attention deficits learn to control and change their own behaviors and build the academic, social, and personal skills necessary for success in school and in life. The Kit first explains ADD/ADHD behavior, its biological bases and basic characteristics and describes procedures used for diagnosis and various treatment options. It then details a proven set of training exercises and programs in which teachers, counselors and parents work together to monitor and manage the child's behavior to achieve the desired results.

Kinder mit Autismus Spektrum St rungen ASS

Author: Vera Bernard-Opitz
Publisher: Kohlhammer Verlag
ISBN: 3170269518
Format: PDF
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Was sind Autismus-Spektrum-Störungen (ASS) und wie werden sie erfolgreich behandelt? Diese häufig von Eltern, Therapeuten und Lehrern gestellte Frage beantwortet dieses Praxishandbuch, das auf dem aktuellen internationalen Wissensstand von Diagnose und Therapie von Kindern mit autistischem Verhalten beruht. Anschaulich zeigt die Autorin konkrete Schritte zum Abbau von Verhaltensproblemen und zur Entwicklung kognitiver, sozialer und kommunikativer Fähigkeiten auf. In ausführlichen Übungssequenzen stellt sie etablierte wie neue Trainingsmethoden (Präzisionslernen, diskretes Lernen, TEACCH, erfahrungsorientiertes Lernen) im Detail vor, die sich auch in der Familie zu Hause praktizieren lassen. Die 3. Auflage bietet eine Erweiterung der Lernaufgaben, ein Update der Literatur sowie Hinweise auf neue Lernmöglichkeiten durch Mobile Apps für iPad und Tablet-PC. Dieses Buch "ist ein Standardwerk für jeden an der Behandlung autistischer Störungen bei Kindern Interessierten."' (Professor Dr. Fritz Poustka, Klinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie des Kindes- und Jugendalters der J.W. Goethe Universität Frankfurt/Main)

Leading Psychoeducational Groups for Children and Adolescents

Author: Janice L. DeLucia-Waack
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1452222509
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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This book provides readers with direction on how to organize psychoeducational groups while also helping them enhance skills for effectively leading such groups—all in one comprehensive volume! Offering an applied, pragmatic approach, author Janice L. DeLucia-Waack uniquely integrates research and practice to suggest valuable leadership strategies while addressing special issues such as children of divorce, anger management, bullying behaviors, and much more.

Ferguson Career Resource Guide for People with Disabilities Third Edition 2 Volume Set

Author: Facts On File, Incorporated
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438110472
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Each two-volume book contains four major sections: . - Introduction and Overview: Provides forewords by notables in the field and an outline of the book. - Essays: Features eight to 10 essays on topics such as workplace issues, financial aid, diversity, and more. - Directory: Contains descriptions and contact information for hundreds of organizations, schools, and associations, arranged by topic. - Further Resources/Indexes: Includes glossaries, appendixes, further reading, and indexes

Making the System Work for Your Child with ADHD

Author: Peter S. Jensen
Publisher: Guilford Press
ISBN: 9781572308701
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Even for parents who "do everything right," the road to successful management of ADHD is seldom smooth. Now leading child psychiatrist Dr. Peter Jensen guides parents over the rough patches and around the hairpin curves in this empowering, highly informative book. Readers learn the "whats," "whys," and "how-tos" of making the system work-getting their money's worth from the healthcare system, cutting through red tape at school, and making the most of fleeting time with doctors and therapists. Dr. Jensen interweaves the combined wisdom of over 80 parents with his own insights as an expert practitioner and the father of a child with ADHD. Packed with planning tips, resources, moral support, and problem-solving strategies that get results, this is a book that savvy parents will turn to again and again.

Managing ADHD in the K 8 Classroom

Author: Grad L. Flick
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1412969107
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Full of intervention strategies, this resource helps teachers understand ADHD, make accommodations, promote appropriate behavior, and deal with impulsivity, attention problems, hyperactivity, and more.

Positive Behaviour Support Strategies for Students with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder A Step by Step Guide to Assessing Managing Preventing Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties

Author: Dolly Bhargava
ISBN: 1456630342
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Positive Behaviour Support Strategies for Students with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder equips parents, educators and professionals with the knowledge and skills to assess, manage and prevent challenging behaviours in children who have been diagnosed with ADHD. Practical strategies on how to design the environment, activity and instructions to facilitate positive changes will be provided. Use the comprehensive questionnaires and checklists to develop positive behaviour support plans to support your student consistently in all settings. This invaluable resource is useful for parents, teachers, early childhood educators, support staff, and mental health, allied health and supervisory professionals who support students with ADHD.