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Kids in the syndrome mix of ADHD, LD, Asperger's, Tourette's, bipolar, and more! : the one stop guide for parents, teachers, and other professionals / Martin L. Kutscher ; with contributions by Tony Attwood and Robert R. Wolff.

Kutscher, Martin L. (Author). Attwood, Tony. (Added Author). Wolff, Robert R. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 1843108100
  • Physical Description: 224 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: 1st American ed.
  • Publisher: London ; Jessica Kingsley, 2005.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [216]-217) and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note:
1 Read this Chapter! General Principles of Diagnosis 15 -- The "syndrome mix" 15 -- First signs 17 -- Formal evaluation 20 -- 2 Read this Chapter! General Principles of Treatment 23 -- Adjusting your own mindset 23 -- Understanding the child's mindset 27 -- How to change the child's behavior 29 -- Quick quiz on angry behavior 39 -- 3 Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder 41 -- Defining ADHD 41 -- Real-life symptoms of ADHD and executive dysfunction 45 -- Neurological basis of ADHD 50 -- Treatment of ADHD and disorganization 51 -- "Will it all be okay?" 59 -- 4 Learning Disabilities and Differences / Robert R. Wolff, Martin L. Kutscher 61 -- Learning about learning disabilities 61 -- Supporting the child with learning disabilities and differences 66 -- Specific learning disabilities 69 -- 5 Autistic Spectrum Disorders: An Overview 85 -- Skills involved in communication 86 -- Categories of communication disorders: sorting them out 91 -- 6 Asperger's Syndrome and Its Treatment / Tony Attwood 105 -- Adjustment to being different 105 -- Making friends: motivation and encouragement 109 -- Managing emotions 117 -- Learning: abilities and styles 120 -- Special interests 122 -- Can the signs become less conspicuous? 126 -- 7 Anxiety and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders 127 -- Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) 127 -- Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) 131 -- Treatment 131 -- 8 Sensory Integration Dysfunction / Martin L. Kutscher, Joelle Glick 135 -- How the brain works (in four paragraphs) 135 -- What is sensory integration dysfunction? 136 -- Getting professional help 140 -- Treatment activities for home and school 142 -- 9 Tics and Tourette's 147 -- A complex problem 148 -- Treatment and accommodations 151 -- 10 Depression 155 -- Defining depression and dysthymia 155 -- Treatment 158 -- 11 Bipolar Depression 161 -- What is bipolar depression? 162 -- Treatment 164 -- 12 Oppositional Defiant Disorder 171 -- What is oppositional defiant disorder? 171 -- Relationship with other disorders 173 -- Treatment 174 -- 13 Central Auditory Processing Disorders 178 -- What is central auditory processing? 178 -- Diagnosing CAPD 180 -- Treatments at home and school 184 -- 14 Medications 189 -- Medicating kids? What is this world coming to? 189 -- Medications for ADHD 193 -- Medications for depression 197 -- Medications for anxiety 199 -- Medications for OCD 201 -- Medications for bipolar depression 201 -- Medications for tic disorders 203 -- Appendix 1 Behavioral Checklist 204 -- Appendix 2 Quick Quiz on Executive Function 206 -- Appendix 3 Further Reading: Books and Internet Resources 209.
Subject: Behavior disorders in children.
Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Learning disabled children.
Tourette syndrome in children.
Manic-depressive illness in children.
Child psychopathology.
Asperger's syndrome.
Autism in children.
Comportement, Troubles du, chez l'enfant.
Hyperactivité.
Enfants en difficulté d'apprentissage.
Gilles de la Tourette, Maladie de, chez l'enfant.
Psychose maniacodépressive chez l'enfant.
Enfants > Psychopathologie.
Asperger, Syndrome d'.
Autisme infantile.
Bipolar Disorder in children.

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