8. Attention Difficulties

  1. Gavin Reid

Published Online: 20 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119970897.ch8

Dyslexia: A Complete Guide for Parents and Those Who Help Them, Second Edition

Dyslexia: A Complete Guide for Parents and Those Who Help Them, Second Edition

How to Cite

Reid, G. (2011) Attention Difficulties, in Dyslexia: A Complete Guide for Parents and Those Who Help Them, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119970897.ch8

Author Information

  1. Vancouver, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 APR 2011
  2. Published Print: 27 MAY 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470973745

Online ISBN: 9781119970897

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Keywords:

  • Attention difficulties;
  • Assessing for ADHD;
  • Perspectives of ADHD;
  • ADHD – working partnerships;
  • Resources for ADHD;
  • ‘often runs about or climbs excessively’;
  • The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Assessing for ADHD

  • Perspectives of ADHD

  • Supporting children with attention difficulties

  • Organizing children with attention difficulties

  • Choosing a school: further consideration on the classroom environment

  • ADHD – working partnerships

  • Resources for ADHD

  • Summary