This practical teacher’s guide , written by Geoff Kewley, dispels all the myths and gets down to the facts about ADHD.
It explores the nitty gritty of what you need to know in order to help cope with this complex condition in the classroom
This fully revised third edition gives an overview of the disorder based on the broad internationally recognised approach to ADHD, which takes account of its biological as well as environmental elements. It includes:
- real life classroom scenarios and case studies of specific children
- practical management strategies for both teachers and parents
- an explanation of prevailing attitudes to ADHD
- advice on initial diagnosis and ongoing assessment
Packed full of no-nonsense advice and tips, this book will help you adopt the educational strategies and behaviour management approaches that are best suited to each individual child. It also explores the use of alternative techniques, such as psychological and psychiatric strategies, medication, coaching and changes to diet.