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Author Brown, Thomas E., 1942-

Title Attention deficit disorder : the unfocused mind in children and adults / Thomas E. Brown.

Imprint New Haven : Yale University Press, c2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  616.8589 B815a 2005    ---  Available
Description xxi, 360 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Yale University Press health & wellness
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 323-348) and index.
Contents Misconceptions about focus and willpower -- Six aspects of a complex syndrome -- ADD syndrome and the working brain -- Childhood: struggling with self-management -- Adolescence: greater independence brings new challenges -- Adulthood: managing responsibilities, finding a niche -- How ADD syndrome differs from normal inattention -- Disorders that may accompany ADD syndrome -- Medications and other treatments -- Fears, prejudices, and realistic hope.
Subject Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Attention-deficit disorder in adults.
Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity.
ISBN 0300106416 (alk. paper)
Standard No. NLM 101258921

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