ADD/ADHD Drug Free

Natural Alternatives and Practical Exercises to Help Your Child Focus

 ADD/ADHD Drug Free

Authors: Frank Jacobelli, Lynn A. Watson
Pub Date: August 2008
Print Edition: $15.00
Print ISBN: 9780814400944
Page Count: 224
Format: Paper or Softback
e-Book ISBN: 9780814401743

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Table of Contents


Foreword by Dr. Jay Carter vii

1 When Medication Isn’t the Answer or Isn’t Enough 1

2 The “Challenging” Child 9

3 Your Child’s Amazing Brain: Boiled-Down Neurology for Nonscientists . . . by Nonscientists 25

4 Gabriel, Patrick, Denny, Tad, and Jeremy: A Few of Our Kids 35

5 About Learning Styles 59

6 Survival Skills 101 for Parents, Teachers, and Counselors 69

7 Reaching the Challenging Child—and Avoiding the Traps 75

8 Getting Started 89

Appendix I Survey of the Seven Strengths 97

Appendix II “Brain-Exercising” Activities 103

Workbook A Logical-Mathematical Activities 105

Workbook B Bodily-Kinesthetic Activities 119

Workbook C Intrapersonal Activities 133

Workbook D Musical-Rhythmic Activities 147

Workbook E Visual-Spatial Activities 161

Workbook F Interpersonal Activities 175

Workbook G Verbal-Linguistic Activities 189

Appendix III Answer Guide 203

References 205

Index 210

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