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Author Brown, Thomas E., 1942- author.

Title Smart but stuck : emotions in teens and adults with ADHD / Thomas E. Brown, Ph.D.

Publication Info. San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    616.85 BRO    Available
Edition First edition.
Description xii, 276 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary "Compelling stories that present a new view of ADHDSmart but Stuck offers 15 true and compelling stories about intelligent, capable teens and adults who have gotten "stuck" at school, work, and/or in social relationships because of their ADHD. Dr. Brown highlights the often unrecognized role that emotions play in this complex disorder. He explains why even very bright people with ADHD get stuck because they can focus well on some tasks that interest them, but often can't focus adequately on other important tasks and relationships. The first book to explain and illustrate the crucial role of emotions in the daily functioning of those living with ADHD Brown, Associate Director of the Yale Clinic for Attention & Related Disorders, is an internationally known authority on ADHD Drawing on the latest research findings, the book describes strategies and treatments for getting "unstuck" to move on to a more rewarding and productive life"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Attention-deficit disorder in adolescence.
Attention-deficit disorder in adults.
ISBN 9781118279281 (hardback)
111827928X (hardback)

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