The ADHD Effect on Marriage: Understand and Rebuild Your Relationship in Six Steps #ad - Also included are worksheets and various methods for difficult conversations so that couples can find a technique that fits their unique relationship and improve their communication skills. Going beyond traditional marriage counseling which can often discount the influence of ADHD, this discussion offers advice from the author's personal experience and years of research and identifies patterns of behavior that can hurt marriages—such as nagging, sudden anger, intimacy problems, and memory issues—through the use of vignettes and descriptions of actual couples and their ADHD struggles and solutions.
This resource encourages both spouses to become active partners in improving their relationship and healing the fissures that ADHD can cause.
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So the couple’s guide to thriving with adhd lays out the most important strategies couples can use – right now – to rebuild trust, get the attention they deserve, fight less, disagree more productively, and rebuild intimacy in their relationship. These are strategies honed over years of working specifically with couples impacted by ADHD, and demonstrated to change lives for the better.
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I can safely predict it will become as much an 'industry standard' as Driven to Distraction. Weiss, M. D. Ph. D. Head, british columbia, Provincial ADHD Program, Canada. Moreover, we assume AD/HD means "little boys with ants in their pants. In fact, childhood hyperactivity goes "underground" as the person matures, resulting in a mentally restless state.
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Helping Your Husband with ADHD: Supportive Solutions for Adult ADD/ADHD#ad - He’s jumpy. If you have picked up this book, then we both already know you need help – but you must also realize that you are not alone. My sincere hope is that these pages will provide you with the information you need to begin your journey to a healthier and happier life, one that allows you to enjoy the excitement and creativity that first attracted you to your husband without falling victim to the excesses associated with his ADD/ADHD.
George sachs PsyD. He’s restless. As we wrote this book, we reached out to scores of men and women across the country to learn from their experiences. Sachs is a licensed child and adult psychologist, specializing in the treatment of ADD/ADHD in children, teen and adults. Learn ways to support his growth without enabling him or exhausting yourself.
Helping Your Husband with ADHD: Supportive Solutions for Adult ADD/ADHD #ad - Dr. He is founder of the sachs center on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, serving individuals and families looking for answers to ADD/ADHD. Why i wrote this bookmuch has been written on managing the symptoms of ADD/ADHD, but these books were almost always directed at the client himself, as if it was up to the person with ADD/ADHD alone to solve his problems and get on with life.
He’s impatient, impulsive, and chronically late! He simply refuses to get organized and puts off everything—and I mean everything—until the last minute. Is this the guy you married? what the heck happened to him? was he always this way? Or is it all in your head? More importantly, or do you have to suffer with his atrocious habits for the rest of your life?It’s difficult enough managing your career, is there anything you can do to fix it, the house and the kids.
Do you ever feel like your husband is an overgrown child? Or a really big teenager that needs to be reminded of everything or he’ll forget.
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. Now the bestselling book is revised and updated with current medical information for a new generation searching for answers.
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As hallowell and ratey point out, “attention deficit disorder” is a highly misleading description of an intriguing kind of mind. Koplewicz, M. D. Child study center, director, written with frankness, humor, New York University School of Medicine “A deeply wise and truly helpful book, and tremendous empathy.
Delivered from Distraction: Getting the Most out of Life with Attention Deficit Disorder #ad - Perri Klass, M. D. Co-author of Quirky Kids. It only becomes a disorder when it impairs your life. Featuring gripping profiles of patients with ADD who have triumphed, Delivered from Distraction is a wise, loving guide to releasing the positive energy that all people with ADD hold inside. In this new book, Drs.
Drug therapies, our understanding of the role of diet and exercise, even the way we define the disorder–all are changing radically. If you read only one book about attention deficit disorder, it should be Delivered from Distraction. Michael Thompson, Ph.
Taking Charge of Adult ADHDThe Guilford Press #ad - Readers get hands-on self-assessment tools and skills-building exercises, plus clear answers to frequently asked questions about medications and other treatments. Dr. No one is a better guide to how to get the best care—and what sufferers can do for themselves—than renowned ADHD researcher/clinician Russell A.
Finally, an authoritative one-stop resource for adults with ADHD who are ready to take back their lives. See also Dr. Specific techniques are presented for overcoming challenges in critical areas where people with the disorder often struggle—work, relationships, finances, and more. Fortunately, effective help is out there.
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Carve out small moments of uninterrupted attention for each other. Identify the pressures that our crazybusy lifestyles put on love and marriage, and fight back with tenderness and appreciation. Complete with scripts, healing, as well as inspiring real-life stories, and a detailed 30-day reconnection plan, Married to Distraction will set couples on a course of understanding, communication techniques, tips, and love.
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Your Life Can Be Better: using strategies for Adult ADD/ADHDMill City Press #ad - It focuses on strategies, not on medications or the history or diagnosis of ADD. 3. These are real life examples from real people with ADD or ADHD. 2. This add book is different:1. It is written by a psychiatrist, about his own struggles and coping, and those of his patients and his friends. It is personal, not academic or preachy, not about 'you should'.
Your Life Can Be Better: using strategies for Adult ADD/ADHD #ad - So it is interesting light easy reading, but packed with useful information. It will help you make your life better.
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Susan’s practical solutions address the most common organizing dilemmas among her ADHD clientele, while also drawing on her own personal experience as the mother of a child with ADHD. If you’re one of the 10 million american adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder ADHD, your electronics, your office, every day is a struggle to keep your home, and your calendar organized.
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You Mean I'm Not Lazy, Stupid or Crazy?!: The Classic Self-Help Book for Adults with Attention Deficit DisorderScribner #ad - Here's what's new: -the new medications and their effectiveness -the effects of add on human sexuality -the differences between male and female ADD—including falling estrogen levels and its impact on cognitive function -The power of meditation -How to move forward with coaching And the book still includes advice about: -Achieving balance by analyzing one's strengths and weaknesses -Getting along in groups, at work and in intimate and family relationships—including how to decrease discord and chaos -Learning the mechanics and methods for getting organized and improving memory -Seeking professional help, including therapy and medication.
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There is a great deal of literature about children with ADD. It also explains the diagnostic process that distinguishes ADD symptoms from normal lapses in memory, lack of concentration or impulsive behavior.