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Author Kennedy, Diane M.

Title The ADHD autism connection : a step toward more accurate diagnosis and effective treatment / Diane M. Kennedy, with Rebecca S. Banks ; Paul T. Elliott, & Carl Daisy, contributors.

Imprint Colorado Spings, Colo. : Waterbrook Press, 2002.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Non-Fiction  616.89 K35    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xvii, 206 p. ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-196) and index.
Contents A mother's mission : what's the big deal about this "connection"? -- Beginning with the definitions : the fine lines between autistic spectrum disorders and attention deficit disorders -- Which is it? : autism or ADHD? : the similarities are not coincidental -- The problem with current diagnostic practices : how ADHD screening tools lend themselves to misdiagnosis -- The changing faces of autism : developmental stages from infancy to adolescence -- Careers and relationships : adults with ADHD and Asperger's Syndrome -- Treatments for ADHD and Autism : an overview -- Triumphs : celebrating the unique contributions and achievements of people with ADHD and Autistic disorders -- Conclusion : new beginnings.
Subject Autism.
Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
Autism in children
Added Author Banks, Rebecca S.
ISBN 1578564980

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