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The ADHD effect on marriage : understand and rebuild your relationship in six steps [electronic resource] / Melissa Orlov.

Orlov, Melissa, (author.). Jennings, Laura, 1960- (narrator.). hoopla digital. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781515997917 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 151599791X (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (8hr., 04 min.)) : digital.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States]: Tantor Audio , 2017.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Laura Jennings.
Summary, etc.: An invaluable resource for couples in which one of the partners suffers from Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), this authoritative book guides troubled marriages towards an understanding and appreciation for the struggles and triumphs of a relationship affected by it, and to look at the disorder in a more positive and less disruptive way. Going beyond traditional marriage counseling, this discussion offers advice from the author's personal experience and years of research and identifies patterns of behavior that can hurt marriages-such as nagging, intimacy problems, sudden anger, and memory issues-through the use of vignettes and descriptions of actual couples and their ADHD struggles and solutions. This resource encourages both spouses to become active partners in improving their relationship and healing the fissures that ADHD can cause.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Attention-deficit disorder in adults.
Marriage > Psychological aspects.
Communication in marriage.
Married people > Psychology.

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