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Adult ADHD: A Reader-Friendly Guide (2nd edition)

by Michele Novotni Thomas A. Whiteman

Information about attention deficit, hyperactivity disorder in adults.

A Reader Friendly Guide to Identifying, Understanding, and Treating Adult Attention Deficit/ Hyperactivity Disorder

by Michele Novotni Thomas A. Whiteman

"WHY DON'T YOU THINK BEFORE YOU ACT? ARE YOU EVEN LISTENING? CAN'T YOU JUST RELAX AND TAKE IT EASY? These are the kinds of comments and criticisms that adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder hear. The truth is, inattentiveness, unfinished projects, inconsistency, impulsivity, are not chosen behaviors designed to drive others crazy.They're common symptoms of a much greater problem that affects millions of adults--Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (AD/HD), formerly known as ADD."-Back Cover

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