Helping Children W Adhd: Cbt Guide For Practitioners

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Item#: 9781118903186
Edition 01
Author Young, Susan
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Combining the latest research evidence with the authors& practical expertise,Helping Children with ADHDoffers 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 difficultiesOffers 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 childAn 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 anxietyStraightforward, 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 contextsA companion website provides downloadable materials including illustrated patient worksheets to accompany the narrative stories

Table of Contents
About the Authors viiForeword ixAcknowledgements xiiiPreface xvAbout the Companion Website xix1 Introduction 12 The Young&Smith Programme 113 Introduction to Buzz and His Family 354 Attention 455 Hyperactivity 756 Impulsivity 997 Anxiety 1218 Frustration and Anger 1479 Social Skills and Relationships 17910 Setting Goals and Planning Ahead 20511 Problem?-solving 22512 Mood and Self?-Esteem 247Index 269