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Answers to Distraction
Answers to Distraction
Written by Edward M. Hallowell, M.D. and John J. Ratey, M.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804150156
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Answers to Distraction

Written by Edward M. Hallowell, M.D. and John J. Ratey, M.D.


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: July 17, 2013
Price: $11.99

In Driven to Distraction, Drs.  Hallowell and Ratey revealed why millions of  adults and children are chronic underachievers, caught  up in persistent problems in school, at work, and  at home. The cause is not lack of  self-discipline, but, rather, an inborn neurological condition,  Attention Deficit Disorder, or  ADD.

Answers To Distraction provides  practical solutions to the dilemmas of ADD. This  "user's... Read more >
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Your Soul's Plan eChapters - Chapter 3: Parenting Handicapped Children
Discovering the Real Meaning of the Life You Planned Before You Were Born
Written by Robert Schwartz


Format: eBook, 51 pages
On Sale: August 28, 2012
Price: $3.99

Would you like to understand the deeper spiritual meaning of parenting children who have Asperger’s, bipolar disorder, severe autism, Attention Deficit Disorder or ADD, blindness, and other handicaps?
 
Your Soul’s Plan eChapters: Parenting Handicapped Children contains the Preface, Introduction, Chapter 1: Pre-birth Planning, and Chapter 3: Parenting Handicapped Children from Robert... Read more >
The Difficult Child
The Difficult Child
Written by Stanley Turecki and Leslie Tonner
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307815736
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The Difficult Child
Expanded and Revised Edition
Written by Stanley Turecki and Leslie Tonner


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: February 29, 2012
Price: $11.99

How to help--and cope with--the difficult child

Expanded and completely revised, the classic and definitive work on parenting hard-to-raise children with new sections on ADHD and the latest medications for childhood disorders.

Temperamentally difficult children can confuse and upset even experienced parents and teachers. They often act defiant, stubborn, loud, aggressive, or hyperactive... Read more >
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The Sound of Hope
The Sound of Hope
Written by Lois Kam Heymann, Foreword by Rosie O'Donnell
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345512185
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The Sound of Hope
Recognizing, Coping with, and Treating Your Child's Auditory Processing Disorder
Written by Lois Kam Heymann
Foreword by Rosie O'Donnell


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: April 27, 2010
Price: $26.00

There is more to listening than just hearing.
 
A miraculous process that begins in the womb, learning to communicate is a vital part of expressing oneself and of understanding and interacting with the world. A child’s ability to listen well affects every aspect of his or her life. But for some 1.5... Read more >
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The Sound of Hope
The Sound of Hope
Written by Lois Kam Heymann, Foreword by Rosie O'Donnell
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345519337
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The Sound of Hope
Recognizing, Coping with, and Treating Your Child's Auditory Processing Disorder
Written by Lois Kam Heymann
Foreword by Rosie O'Donnell


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: April 27, 2010
Price: $15.99

There is more to listening than just hearing.
 
A miraculous process that begins in the womb, learning to communicate is a vital part of expressing oneself and of understanding and interacting with the world. A child’s ability to listen well affects every aspect of his or her life. But for some 1.5... Read more >
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Married to Distraction
Married to Distraction
Written by Edward Hallowell, Sue Hallowell and Melissa Orlov, Read by Edward Hallowell and Sue Hallowell
Format: Abridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780307712998
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Married to Distraction
Restoring Intimacy and Strengthening Your Marriage in an Age of Interruption
Written by Edward Hallowell, Sue Hallowell and Melissa Orlov
Read by Edward Hallowell and Sue Hallowell


Format: Abridged Compact Disc
On Sale: March 16, 2010
Price: $30.00

Modern marriage is busy, distracted, and overloaded to extremes, with ever-increasing lists of things to do, superficial electronic connections, and interrupted moments. Now Edward M. Hallowell, the bestselling co-author of Driven to Distraction and Delivered from Distraction, teams up with his wife, Sue George Hallowell, a couples’ therapist, to explain the... Read more >
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Married to Distraction
Married to Distraction
Written by Edward Hallowell, Sue Hallowell and Melissa Orlov, Read by Edward Hallowell and Sue Hallowell
Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307713131
Our Price: $15.00

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Married to Distraction
Restoring Intimacy and Strengthening Your Marriage in an Age of Interruption
Written by Edward Hallowell, Sue Hallowell and Melissa Orlov
Read by Edward Hallowell and Sue Hallowell


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 16, 2010
Price: $15.00

Modern marriage is busy, distracted, and overloaded to extremes, with ever-increasing lists of things to do, superficial electronic connections, and interrupted moments. Now Edward M. Hallowell, the bestselling co-author of Driven to Distraction and Delivered from Distraction, teams up with his wife, Sue George Hallowell, a couples’ therapist, to explain the... Read more >
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Married to Distraction
Married to Distraction
Written by Edward M. Hallowell, M.D., Sue Hallowell and Melissa Orlov
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345519313
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Married to Distraction
Restoring Intimacy and Strengthening Your Marriage in an Age of Interruption
Written by Edward M. Hallowell, M.D., Sue Hallowell and Melissa Orlov


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: March 16, 2010
Price: $13.99

Are you more distant from your spouse than you’d like to be? Do you or your spouse waste time mindlessly viewing email or surfing the Web? Welcome to the club! Modern marriage is busy, distracted, and overloaded to extremes, with ever-increasing lists of things to do, superficial electronic connections, and interrupted moments... Read more >
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Superparenting for ADD
Superparenting for ADD
Written by Edward M. Hallowell, M.D. and Peter S. Jensen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345497772
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Superparenting for ADD
An Innovative Approach to Raising Your Distracted Child
Written by Edward M. Hallowell, M.D. and Peter S. Jensen


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2010
Price: $15.00

With decades of experience working with ADD children, Dr. Edward Hallowell has long argued that ADD is too often misunderstood, mistreated, and mislabeled as a “disability.” Now he teams up with top academic ADD researcher Peter S. Jensen, M.D., to bring you an invaluable new approach to helping your ADD child... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
The Misunderstood Child, Fourth Edition
The Misunderstood Child, Fourth Edition
Written by Larry B. Silver, M.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307557995
Our Price: $13.99
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The Misunderstood Child, Fourth Edition
Understanding and Coping with Your Child's Learning Disabilities
Written by Larry B. Silver, M.D.


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2010
Price: $13.99

The fully revised and updated must-have resource to help you become a supportive and assertive advocate for your child

In print for more than twenty years, The Misunderstood Child has become the go-to reference guide for families of children with learning disorders. This newly revised edition provides the latest research and new... Read more >
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Answers to Distraction
Answers to Distraction
Written by Edward M. Hallowell, M.D. and John J. Ratey, M.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307456397
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Answers to Distraction

Written by Edward M. Hallowell, M.D. and John J. Ratey, M.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: January 12, 2010
Price: $16.00

The book that answers your questions about ADD—now revised and updated 
 
After decades of being unfairly diagnosed, children and adults with attention deficit disorder are now recognized as having a common and treatable neurological condition. Drs. Hallowell and Ratey answer the questions most frequently asked at their nationwide workshops and seminars, resulting in an... Read more >
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Raising a Left-Brain Child in a Right-Brain World
Raising a Left-Brain Child in a Right-Brain World
Written by Katharine Beals
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590306505
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Raising a Left-Brain Child in a Right-Brain World
Strategies for Helping Bright, Quirky, Socially Awkward Children to Thrive at Home and at School
Written by Katharine Beals


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: September 29, 2009
Price: $16.95

Does your child:

   • Have impressive intellectual abilities but seem puzzled by ordinary interactions with other children?
   • Have deep, all-absorbing interests or seemingly encyclopedic knowledge of certain subjects?
   • Bring home mediocre report cards, or seem disengaged at school, despite his or her obvious intelligence?



If you answered “yes” to... Read more >
Running on Ritalin
Running on Ritalin
Written by Lawrence H. Diller
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307423283
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Running on Ritalin
A Physician Reflects on Children, Society, and Performance in a Pill
Written by Lawrence H. Diller


Format: eBook, 404 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2009
Price: $13.99

In a book as provocative and newsworthy as Listening to Prozac and Driven to Distraction, a physician speaks out on America's epidemic level of diagnoses for attention deficit disorder, and on the drug that has become almost a symbol of our times: Ritalin.  

In 1997 alone, nearly five million people in the... Read more >
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The ADHD-Autism Connection
The ADHD-Autism Connection
Written by Diane Kennedy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307564955
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The ADHD-Autism Connection
A Step Toward More Accurate Diagnoses and Effective Treatments
Written by Diane Kennedy


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2009
Price: $13.99

At last, long-awaited answers to the questions you’ve been asking. Help for frustrated ADHD patients and their families. (As well as those with autism, PDD, Asperger’s syndrome, and other related conditions.)

Attention deficit/hyperactive disorder (ADHD) is one of the most rapidly growing diagnoses of our generation. Often the diagnosis fails to... Read more >
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Superparenting for ADD
Superparenting for ADD
Written by Edward M. Hallowell, M.D. and Peter S. Jensen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345497765
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Superparenting for ADD
An Innovative Approach to Raising Your Distracted Child
Written by Edward M. Hallowell, M.D. and Peter S. Jensen


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: December 30, 2008
Price: $25.00

With decades of experience working with ADD children, Dr. Edward Hallowell–a pediatric psychiatric clinician, father of two ADD children, and himself an adult with ADD–understands how easily the gifts of this condition are lost on a child amid negative comments from doctors, teachers, and even loving but frustrated parents. Hallowell has... Read more >
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Superparenting for ADD
Superparenting for ADD
Written by Edward M. Hallowell, M.D. and Peter S. Jensen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345512826
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Superparenting for ADD
An Innovative Approach to Raising Your Distracted Child
Written by Edward M. Hallowell, M.D. and Peter S. Jensen


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 30, 2008
Price: $13.99

With decades of experience working with ADD children, Dr. Edward Hallowell has long argued that ADD is too often misunderstood, mistreated, and mislabeled as a “disability.” Now he teams up with top academic ADD researcher Peter S. Jensen, M.D., to bring you an invaluable new approach to helping your ADD child... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Overcoming Dyslexia
Overcoming Dyslexia
Written by Sally Shaywitz, M.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307558893
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Overcoming Dyslexia
A New and Complete Science-Based Program for Reading Problems at Any Level
Written by Sally Shaywitz, M.D.


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: December 24, 2008
Price: $15.99

FOR EVERYONE WHO STRUGGLES TO READ!
Clear, practical, science-based information and advice for successful results

One in five American children has trouble reading. But they are not stupid or lazy. In Overcoming Dyslexia, Dr. Sally Shaywitz, codirector of the Yale Center for the Study of Learning and Attention and a leader in the... Read more >
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Lily and the Mixed-Up Letters
Lily and the Mixed-Up Letters
Written by Deborah Hodge, Illustrated by France Brassard
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887767579
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Lily and the Mixed-Up Letters

Written by Deborah Hodge
Illustrated by France Brassard


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2007
Price: $18.95

When Lily was in kindergarten she enjoyed school and she was happy. Now, she’s in grade 2 and she doesn’t feel like she’s good at anything. The trouble is reading. Whenever she tries, the letters jump around and get all mixed up — and so does she.

When Lily’s teacher announces... Read more >
The Misunderstood Child, Fourth Edition
The Misunderstood Child, Fourth Edition
Written by Larry B. Silver, M.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307338631
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The Misunderstood Child, Fourth Edition
Understanding and Coping with Your Child's Learning Disabilities
Written by Larry B. Silver, M.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: June 27, 2006
Price: $16.00

The fully revised and updated must-have resource to help you become a supportive and assertive advocate for your child

In print for more than twenty years, The Misunderstood Child has become the go-to reference guide for families of children with learning disorders. This newly revised edition provides the latest research and new... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Overcoming Dyslexia
Overcoming Dyslexia
Written by Sally Shaywitz, M.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679781592
Our Price: $17.95
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Overcoming Dyslexia
A New and Complete Science-Based Program for Reading Problems at Any Level
Written by Sally Shaywitz, M.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: January 4, 2005
Price: $17.95

FOR EVERYONE WHO STRUGGLES TO READ!
Clear, practical, science-based information and advice for successful results

One in five American children has trouble reading. But they are not stupid or lazy. In Overcoming Dyslexia, Dr. Sally Shaywitz, codirector of the Yale Center for the Study of Learning and Attention and a leader in the... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
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