The Gift of ADHD: How to Transform Your Child's Problems Into Strengths (Paperback)

The Gift of ADHD: How to Transform Your Child's Problems Into Strengths By Lara Honos-Webb, Scott Shannon (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Lara Honos-Webb, Scott Shannon (Foreword by)
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As a parent, you already know that your child has many gifts. What you may not know is that attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) related symptoms--the very qualities that lead him or her to act out and distract others--may be among them.

This second edition of The Gift of ADHD includes compelling new research indicating that the impulses that lead your child to act exuberantly may correspond with unusual levels of creativity and a heightened capacity for insight into the feelings and emotions of others. Could it be that ADHD is not a hindrance, but an asset in our fast-paced digital age?

ADHD expert Lara Honos-Webb presents the evidence for this revolutionary concept and explains how you can help your child develop control over inattentive, hyperactive behavior and enhance the five gifts of ADHD: creativity, attunement to nature, interpersonal intuition, energetic enthusiasm, and emotional sensitivity. Filled with easy skill-building activities you and your child can do together, this book will help your child transform problematic symptoms into strengths, then build the self-esteem they need to let those gifts shine.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781572248502
ISBN-10: 1572248505
Publisher: New Harbinger Publications
Publication Date: July 1st, 2010
Pages: 240
Language: English