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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Concepts, Controversies, New Directions
by Keith McBurnett

Compiling the expertise and research of many of the most widely cited opinion leaders in the field, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder spans the etiology, assessment and management of ADHD and covers all the essential data required to care for patients with this disorder, including:

  • clinical definitions
  • psychosocial management approaches
  • medication dosing ranges
  • trends in public policy and third-party reimbursement

Contents

Assessment

  1. The Diagnosis and How We Got There
  2. Differential Diagnosis of Attention and Auditory Processing Disorders

Clinical Conceptualizations

  1. Clinical Testing of Intelligence, Achievement, and Neuropsychological Performance in ADHD
  2. Self-Esteem and Self-Perceptions in ADHD
  3. The Family Context of ADHD
  4. Comorbidity as an Organizing Principle
  5. Dysfunctions of Attention, Learning, and Central Auditory Processing: What’s the Difference?

Clinical Neuroscience

  1. Neuroanatomy of ADHD 71
  2. Interactions Among Motivation and Attention Systems: Implications for Theories of ADHD
  3. Where is the “Attention Deficit” in ADHD? Perspectives from Cognitive Neuroscience and Recommendations for Future Research
  4. The Dual Pathway Hypothesis of ADHD: Retrospect and Prospect
  5. Cortical Excitability in ADHD as Measured by Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation

Management

  1. Assessment and Remediation of Organizational Skills Deficits in Children with ADHD
  2. School Consultation for the Mental Health Professional Working with ADHD
  3. Daily Report Cards
  4. Tailoring Psychosocial Treatment for ADHD-Inattentive Type
  5. Social Skills Training 179
  6. Parent Training in the Treatment of ADHD
  7. Summer Treatment Programs for Children with ADHD
  8. ADHD: Organizing and Financing Services
  9. Principles of Medication Titration

Special Populations

  1. Clinical Assessment of Preschoolers: Special Precautions
  2. Psychosocial Treatment for Adolescents with ADHD
  3. ADHD in Girls
  4. ADHD in Adults

Controversies

  1. More Rewards or More Punishment?
  2. Against the Grain: A Proposal for a Psychosocial First Approach to Treating ADHD—the Buffalo Treatment Algorithm
  3. Stimulants in ADHD: Effects on Weight and Height
  4. Why Controversy Over ADHD Won’t “Go Away”

Consensus

  1. The American Academy of Pediatrics ADHD Practice Guidelines: A Critique
  2. Educational Policy

New Directions

  1. Sluggish Cognitive Tempo: The Promise and Problems of Measuring Syndromes in the Attention Spectrum
  2. ADHD Pharmacogenomics: Past, Present, and Future
  3. Endophenotypes in ADHD; Rational and Progress
  4. Can Attention Itself Be Trained? Attention Training for Children at Risk for ADHD

Index

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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Concepts, Controversies, New Directions
by Keith McBurnett

2007 • 448 pages • $228.95 + shipping
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