What is JacketFlap

  • JacketFlap connects you to the work of more than 200,000 authors, illustrators, publishers and other creators of books for Children and Young Adults. The site is updated daily with information about every book, author, illustrator, and publisher in the children's / young adult book industry. Members include published authors and illustrators, librarians, agents, editors, publicists, booksellers, publishers and fans.
    Join now (it's free).

Book Creators

Upcoming Events

  • None

Recent Blog Posts

These are the most recent 10 blog posts about The Attention Deficit Answer Book: The Best Medications and Parenting Strategies for Your Child in JacketFlap's Children's Publishing Blog Reader

Loading...

Book Awards

Editorial Reviews

JacketFlap Sponsors

Spread the word about books.
Put this Widget on your blog!
  • Powered by JacketFlap.com

Are you a book Publisher?
Learn about Widgets now!

The Attention Deficit Answer Book: The Best Medications and Parenting Strategies for Your Child

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 4 Ratings and 4 Reviews

Book Description
Over one million children have been diagnosed with ADHD and Ritalin is the most commonly prescribed drug used to combat the problem. While Dr. Wachtel advocates the use of appropriate medications, including Ritalin, Dexedrine, and anti-depressants, he also believes ADHD is more than a biological problem, affecting a child's self-esteem, social life, and the ability to perform well in school. In ... More
Book Information
PublisherPlume Books
BindingPaperback (3 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages160
ISBN-100452279410
ISBN-13978-0452279414
Publication Date01/01/1998
The Creators
About Alan Wachtel (Author) : Alan Wachtel is a published author and an editor of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Alan Wachtel include Bolivia (Countries of the World), Uganda (Countries of... more
View Alan Wachtel's profile

About Michael Boyett (Author) : Michael Boyett is a published author. Published credits of Michael Boyett include The Attention Deficit Answer Book : The Best Medications and Parenting Strategies for Your Child.
View Michael Boyett's profile
Videos
You must be a member of JacketFlap to add a video to this page. Please Log In or Register.
Reader Comments

Log In or Register to leave a comment about this book.

Amazon US Reviews
Write a review on Amazon.com for this book
Amazon UK Reviews
Write a review on Amazon.co.uk for this book
Barnes & Noble Reviews
Write a review on Barnes & Noble for this book
Goodreads Reviews
Write a review on Goodreads for this book