Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.
To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.
Other Sellers on Amazon
+ Free Shipping
+ $3.84 shipping
The Myth of the A.D.D. Child: 50 Ways Improve your Child's Behavior attn Span w/o Drugs Labels or Coercion Paperback – September 1, 1997
All Books, All the Time
Read author interviews, book reviews, editors picks, and more at the Amazon Book Review. Read it now
Frequently bought together
Customers who bought this item also bought
Praise for 7 Kinds of Smart
“A book that helps people to discover and unleash their own intellectual strengths.”—Howard Gardner, Ph.D., author of Frames of Mind
“A rich dish of ideas for exploring those other ways of becoming more intelligent… ways that are so often neglected in our culture.”—Betty Edwards, author of Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain
“Makes a major contribution to our understanding of the wide scope of intelligence.”—Muriel James, co-author of Born to Win and Passion for Life
About the Author
Thomas Armstrong, Ph.D., is a psychologist, learning specialist, and consultant to educational groups around the world. He has written for Family Circle, Ladies' Home Journal, and Parenting magazine, and is the author of nine books, including Awakening Your Child's Natural Genius and The Myth of the A.D.D. Child.
Top customer reviews
What motivates a parent to seek medication rather than behavior modification?
Is the parent controlling? Does he or she interpret a child's wanting to do something other than what the parent suggests as being rude to a parent?
Is the parent the diagnostician? What alternatives have been tried?
Is the child not what they expected: always questioning, preferring to do something other than what you suggest?.
This diagnosis must be made by a doctor who is board certified to prescribe medication
and at least two source OUTSIDE the home must fill out questionnaires to corroborate the child's behavior.
Are the side effects of medication worth the possible change of a child's behavior?
What are the risks of medication? insomnia, tics, insomnia.