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ADD and Your Money: A Guide to Personal Finance for Adults With Attention Deficit Disorder

ADD and Your Money: A Guide to Personal Finance for Adults With Attention Deficit Disorder

When you have attention-deficit disorder (ADD), you don't spend money like most other people. Past-due bills and impulsive spending can throw your finances into turmoil, and because these financial pitfalls are directly related to your ADD symptoms, they can seem impossible to overcome. The good news is that it is possible to get ADD-related financial disorganization under control...

Parenting a Child Who Has Intense Emotions: Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills to Help Your Child Regulate Emotional Outbursts and Aggressive Behaviors

Parenting a Child Who Has Intense Emotions: Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills to Help Your Child Regulate Emotional Outbursts and Aggressive Behaviors

Temper tantrums in the supermarket. Tears that seem to come out of nowhere. Battles over homework that are more like wars. When your child has problems regulating his or her emotions, there's no hiding it. Children with intense emotions go from 0 to 100 in seconds and are prone to frequent emotional and behavioral outbursts that leave parents feeling bewildered and helpless. Other...

Helping Your Anxious Child: A Step-by-Step Guide for Parents

Helping Your Anxious Child: A Step-by-Step Guide for Parents

Most children are afraid of the dark. Some fear monsters under the bed. But 10 percent of children have excessive fears and worries--phobias, separation anxiety, panic attacks, social anxiety, or obsessive-compulsive disorder--that can hold them back and keep them from fully enjoying childhood. If your child suffers from any of these forms of anxiety, the program in this book offers practical,...

Making the Grade With ADD: A Student's Guide to Succeeding in College With Attention Deficit Disorder

Making the Grade With ADD: A Student's Guide to Succeeding in College With Attention Deficit Disorder

In college, independence, fun activities, and new friendships abound. But if you have attention deficit disorder (ADD), these new opportunities also present new challenges. To adjust to college life, you'll need to learn to harness your disorder in new ways in order to plan your time effectively, become a successful student, make friends, and take advantage of everything campus life has...

Parenting a Child with Sensory Processing Disorder: A Family Guide to Understanding & Supporting Your Sensory-Sensitive Child

Parenting a Child with Sensory Processing Disorder: A Family Guide to Understanding & Supporting Your Sensory-Sensitive Child

Kids with sensory processing disorder SPD may seem unduly sensitive to physical sensations, light, and sound, and they may react strongly to sensory events that adult and other children take in stride or totally ignore. SPD can make it hard for kids to do well in school, participate in social events, and live peaceably with other family members. Until now there have been only limited resources...

Helping Your Socially Vulnerable Child: What to Do When Your Child Is Shy, Socially Anxious, Withdrawn, or Bullied

Helping Your Socially Vulnerable Child: What to Do When Your Child Is Shy, Socially Anxious, Withdrawn, or Bullied

In social situations, certain children are more likely than others to be subject to emotional and physical harm by more aggressive children. Shyness, social anxiety, or a tendency to be withdrawn may underlie this socially vulnerability, as may awkwardness in social situations or an inclination to be impulsive or explosive. If your child struggles with any of these problems, there is...

Helping Your Child Overcome Separation Anxiety or School Refusal: A Step-by-Step Guide For Parents

Helping Your Child Overcome Separation Anxiety or School Refusal: A Step-by-Step Guide For Parents

Effective Tools for Parents Does your child cling to you whenever you try to leave? Does he or she react strongly to the thought of being left alone? Psychologists call this kind of behavior separation anxiety, and it’s usually a normal part of your child’s developmental process—one that they outgrow. Sometimes, though, extreme or persistent kinds of separation anxiety can...

Helping Your Child With Ocd: A Workbook for Parents of Children With Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Helping Your Child With Ocd: A Workbook for Parents of Children With Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Children with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder may need to engage in ritualistic behavior such as counting, checking, washing, hoarding, as a part of their daily routine. Left untreated, this problem can lead to debilitating stress and embarrassment during their school years and a lifetime of struggle with anxiety. This book is a personalized guide for parents of a child with OCD. Understand...

Living With ADD: A Workbook for Adults With Attention Deficit Disorder

Living With ADD: A Workbook for Adults With Attention Deficit Disorder

Allows adults with Attention Deficit Disorder to identify the personal problems caused by the condition and alleviate them through exercises and techniques dealing with self-esteem, irrational thought patterns, and stress. Original. 20,000 first printing. IP. "

Infertility to Family: One Man's Story

Infertility to Family: One Man's Story

Infertility affects the hearts and minds of millions of people regardless of their gender, age, nationality or social status. What’s not always spoken about is the number of couples whose marriages become financially drained, end in divorce—and still remain childless due to infertility. Unfortunately, many of these couples find themselves too embarrassed to speak openly about...

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