Critical New Perspectives on ADHD Ebook

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Experts from all over the world take a critical highly international and often controversial perspective on the ADHD phenomenon a condition that has reached global proportions significantly affecting the lives of children parents and teachers worldwide This book raises a number of concerns often not covered by the material currently available to parents and practitioners Critical New Perspectives on ADHD unpicks the myths surrounding the development of this phenomenon and leaves no stone unturned in its search for answers An in-depth exploration into the reasons for the emergence and maintenance of ADHD lead to suggested explanations of the dominance of US psychiatric models and the need for new markets for major pharmaceutical companies as well as the functions that ADHD diagnoses fulfil in families classrooms and communities In a world where moves to educational inclusion are paradoxically paralleled by the ever-increasing use of medication to control childrens behaviour this book scrutinises current accepted practice and offers alternative perspectives and strategies for teachers and other education professionals This in an invaluable resource for anyone with a serious interest in ADHD and other behavioural difficulties Additional ISBNs 9780415360364 9780415360371 0415360366 0415360374 9781280562969 128056296XCritical New Perspectives on ADHD EbookBy Gwynedd Lloyd Publisher Routledge Print ISBN 9780415360364 0415360366 eText ISBN 9781134238033 1134238037 Edition 1st Pages 248 Copyright year 2004 Format EPUB Available from 2638 USD SKU 9781134238033R90 Downloaded copy on your device does not expire

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Experts from all over the world take a critical highly international and often controversial perspective on the ADHD phenomenon a condition that has reached global proportions significantly affecting the lives of children parents and teachers worldwide This book raises a number of concerns often not covered by the material currently available to parents and practitioners Critical New Perspectives on ADHD unpicks the myths surrounding the development of this phenomenon and leaves no stone unturned in its search for answers An in-depth exploration into the reasons for the emergence and maintenance of ADHD lead to suggested explanations of the dominance of US psychiatric models and the need for new markets for major pharmaceutical companies as well as the functions that ADHD diagnoses fulfil in families classrooms and communities In a world where moves to educational inclusion are paradoxically paralleled by the ever-increasing use of medication to control childrens behaviour this book scrutinises current accepted practice and offers alternative perspectives and strategies for teachers and other education professionals This in an invaluable resource for anyone with a serious interest in ADHD and other behavioural difficulties Additional ISBNs 9780415360364 9780415360371 0415360366 0415360374 9781280562969 128056296XCritical New Perspectives on ADHD EbookBy Gwynedd Lloyd Publisher Routledge Print ISBN 9780415360364 0415360366 eText ISBN 9781134238033 1134238037 Edition 1st Pages 248 Copyright year 2004 Format EPUB Available from 2638 USD SKU 9781134238033R90 Downloaded copy on your device does not expire