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Summary A New Understanding of ADHD in Children and Adults: Executive Function Impairments

Pports this new model It addresses uestions like Why can those with ADHD focus very well on some tasks while having great difficulty in focusing on other tasks they recognize as important How does brain development and functioning of persons with ADHD differ from others How do impairments of ADHD change from childhood through adolescence and in adulthood What treatments help to improve ADHD impairments How do they. I found this book very informative It does reuire knowledge of regions of the brain and some brain chemistry to follow the research data

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 A New Understanding of ADHD in Children and Adults: Executive Function Impairments

Work Are they safe Why do those with ADHD have additional emotional cognitive and learning disorders often than most others What commonly held assumptions about ADHD have now been proven wrong by scientific research Psychiatrists psychologists social workers and other medical and mental health professionals as well as those affected by ADHD and their families will find this to be am insightful and invaluable resour. Excellent book

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For over 100 years ADHD has been seen as essentially a behavior disorder Recent scientific research has developed a new paradigm which recognizes ADHD as a developmental disorder of the cognitive management system of the brain its executive functions This cutting edge book pulls together key ideas of this new understanding of ADHD explaining them and describing in understandable language scientific research that su. Dr Brown is a leading researcher in ADDADHD This is a textbook primarily suited for researchers and medical practitioners It is thoroughly referenced to the literature For the public trying to learn about or help a victim of this complicated and difficult to diagnose illness I think his superb earlier book 2006 with about the same cover design and same overall content is much readable We victims of ADD owe a great debt to Dr Brown s clear thinking and research Sadly the public teachers and even medical practitioners do not understand enough about the illnesses with its huge impact on the victims lives and the benefit of early treatment


13 thoughts on “ A New Understanding of ADHD in Children and Adults: Executive Function Impairments

  1. says:

    I like the new outlook and the expressed clear understanding of the disorder. As a long time sufferer of ADD I take great solace in understanding why I am the way I am and particularly how to deal with it. This book permits

  2. says:

    Dr. Brown is a leading researcher in ADD/ADHD. This is a textbook, primarily suited for researchers and medical practitioners. It is thoroughly referenced to the literature. For the public trying to learn about

  3. says:

    I highly recommend this book to anyone interested in learning about ADHD. It explains the subject matter in relation to the executive function.

  4. says:

    Excellent resource. Clear and useful for parents.

  5. says:

    I found this book very informative. It does require knowledge of regions of the brain and some brain chemistry to follow the research data.

  6. says:

    Dr. Brown is brilliant. Such a comfort to get to the no nonsense, easy to understand science.

  7. says:

    Excellent and insightful book. I read this and bought a copy for an educator.

  8. says:

    Excellent book!

  9. says:

    Brown presents here the modern understanding of ADHD as a neurodevelopmental dsyfunction of the brain's executive functions. His own model differs slightly from other researchers such as Barkley, but he is careful to present ideas from both models honestly and contrast the two, and it is clear from his account what is firmly established and what is still open to debate.

  10. says:

    Not the easiest read but thanks to reading this book we were finally able to correctly diagnose partners ADHD after years of misdiagnosis so was a life saver for us!

  11. says:

    Excellent wide ranging review of recent ish research in this important field unlike some of the quack books about ADD.
    Really eye opening. (He has published recent books with (slightly) different emphases, but this makes a good start.

  12. says:

    As described

  13. says:

    Brilliant book. Very helpful