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Attention Deficit Disorder And Learning Disabilities, Realities, Myths And Controversial Treatments

Author: 
Barbara Ingersoll
Type: 
Book
Notes: 
This handbook will help you grasp what ADD and related learning disabilities are, and how to find out the best way to deal with them, and come out with a clear and realistic view of what you and your child/student is going through. This selection will help you to create a map of steps that will give you a sense of clarity and confidence while facing the world of ADD and learning disabilities.

Children's Psychological Testing A Guide for Nonpsychologists - Third Edition

Author: 
Wodrich, David L.
Publisher: 
Paul H. Brookes; (1997)
Type: 
Book
ID: 
2961
Price: 
$21.95
Location: 
Lending Library; Danvers
Notes: 
This resource explains in layman's terms the principles behind psychological testing, the definitions of key terminology and how psychologists interpret test data.

Look What You've Done Stories of Hope and Resilience

Author: 
Brooks, Robert MD
Publisher: 
PBS Video (1997)
Type: 
Kit
ID: 
2762
Price: 
$19.95
Location: 
Kit 023; Lending Library

Socially ADDept

Author: 
Giler, Janet
Publisher: 
CES Publications
Type: 
Book
ID: 
2930
Price: 
$29.95
Location: 
Lending Library; Danvers
Notes: 
Provides parents with a practical and user friendly guidebook for evaluating, monitoring and improving their child's social skills. Also provides information to de0mystify the behaviors of children with attentional problems.

A Look at Learning Disabilities in Children and Youth

Author: 
Silver, Larry B., M.D.
Publisher: 
NICHCY;
Type: 
Article
ID: 
2845
Price: 
$0.00
Location: 
LD 18
Notes: 
Overview of types of learning disabilities, neurological manifestations, detection of learning disabilities and treatment of learning disabilities in children.

Misunderstood Child, The

Author: 
Silver, Larry B., M.D.
Publisher: 
Tab Books, Blue Ride Summit, PA (1992); ISBN: 0-8306-2837-1
Type: 
Book
ID: 
383
Price: 
$9.95
Location: 
Lending Library; Danvers
Notes: 
Highly practical, no nonsense guide for parents who want to understand and help their children who have learning disabilities.

aha! From the newsletter of American Hyperlexia Association

Author: 
Richman,Lynn
Publisher: 
aha! 1996
Type: 
Article
ID: 
2473
Price: 
$0.00
Location: 
LD 39
Notes: 
Discusses two subtypes of hyperlexia; the group which has a language disorder and the group wich has a visual spatial motor disorder.

aha! The Newsletter of the American Hyperlexia Association

Author: 
Schuering, Marcy & Burke, Beth, Eds.
Publisher: 
AHA, Spring 1993
Type: 
Article
ID: 
2028
Price: 
$0.00
Location: 
LD 27

Seeking Formal Evaluation

Author: 
Silver, Larry, M.D.
Publisher: 
Adapted from 'The Misunderstood Child', Topics in Learning Disabiliies , 1987
Type: 
Article
ID: 
2025
Price: 
$0.00
Location: 
LD 22

Eye Spy Decoding Dyslexia

Author: 
Harvard Medical School
Publisher: 
Focus Harvard Medical School Newsletter
Type: 
Article
ID: 
1716
Price: 
$0.00
Location: 
LD 29
Notes: 
Article about a researcher at Harvard Medical School who is studying the magnocellular and parvocellular systems of the brain to identify vision-processing problems.

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