Parenting a child with ADHD can be difficult, but it doesn’t have to be overwhelming. Drawing on his decades of experience as both a clinician and researcher in the field of ADHD, Dr. Russell Barkley has developed 12 fundamental principles that will help parents create an effective treatment plan for their ADHD child and provide him or her with the best possible chance for success. Based on extensive scientific research, these principles cover all aspects of parenting a child with ADHD, from setting rules and limits to dealing with problem behavior to nurturing positive relationships. They offer strategies for handling common challenges such as homework battles, temper tantrums, and sibling rivalry while also providing guidance on promoting physical health and emotional well-being. Taken together, they form a comprehensive roadmap for helping children reach their full potential.”.
For who is this book for ?
This book is for any parents out there that have a child with ADHD. It has tons of helpful information and tips to make parenting your ADHD child a little bit easier.
- Dr. Russell Barkley’s wealth of experience as both a clinician and researcher in the field of ADHD is evident throughout the book.
- The 12 principles are based on extensive scientific research, making them highly credible.
- The strategies offered are practical and can be easily implemented by parents.”
- It’s a lot of information to take in.
- Some concepts may be difficult to apply.
- It can be expensive to purchase
Learn more about the author
Russell A. Barkley, PhD, is a clinical neuropsychologist and one of the world’s leading experts on ADHD. He has written more than 200 scientific articles and chapters on ADHD and its treatment, served as editor of three major journals in the field, and given hundreds of lectures around the world.
“This book is an absolute must-read for any parent raising a child with ADHD! Dr. Barkley offers clear and concise steps to help manage every area of these kids’ lives – from academics and behavior, to emotion regulation and social interactions. Every principle is backed by research, which makes it easy for parents to feel confident in their decisions. I am grateful that this resource exists!”
“This is an amazing book. I have a son with ADHD and this has helped me so much.”
“I’m grateful for this book! As a mom of a 5yo with ADHD just starting kindergarten, I have A LOT of questions and am feeling so clueless. This offers some great foundational guidance to help me navigate the next years.”
“This book is amazing! It has helped me to understand my ADHD child better and given me the tools I need to help him succeed. Anyone with a child who has ADHD should read this book!”