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Getting ahead of ADHD: what next-generation science says about treatments that work-- and how you can make them work for your child / Joel T. Nigg, PhD.

Nigg, Joel T., (author.).

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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hartford City PL - Hartford City 649 N (Text) 76051000175089 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 618.928 NIG (Text) 37323005310431 NEW-BKS Checked out 09/27/2017

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781462524938
  • ISBN: 1462524931
  • ISBN: 9781462530328
  • ISBN: 146253032X
  • Physical Description: vii, 299 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: New York : The Guilford Press, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-289) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: A new understanding of ADHD -- Epigenetics : the end of the nature-versus-nurture debate -- Food and ADHD : old controversies and new clarity -- Exercise, sleep, and ADHD : new insights on brain growth -- Technology and ADHD : latest findings on the peril and the promise -- Environmental chemicals and ADHD : sorting alarm from prudent caution -- Adversity, stress, trauma, and ADHD : finding sanctuary -- Getting professional help : traditional and alternative treatments for ADHD -- Tying it all together.
Summary, etc.: Does toxic pollution cause attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)? What about screen use? Are alternative treatments worth exploring? Can dietary changes help? From leading ADHD researcher Joel T. Nigg, this book presents exciting treatment advances grounded in the new science of epigenetics--how genes and the environment interact. Distinguishing unsupported, even dangerous, approaches from bona fide breakthroughs, Dr. Nigg describes specific lifestyle changes that have been proven to support the developing brain.
Subject: Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Attention-deficit-disordered children.
Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder.
FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Children with Special Needs.
MEDICAL / Mental Health.
PSYCHOLOGY / Psychopathology / Attention-Deficit Disorder (ADD-ADHD)
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Social Work.

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