AD/HD and the College Student: The Everything Guide to Your Most Urgent Questions

Pages: 196, Color
Size: 5.5" x 8.5"
Item #: 441B098
ISBN: 978-1-4338-1131-9
List Price: $14.95
Copyright: 2012
Format: Softcover
Availability: In Stock
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Overview

Whether you are looking for information or facing an urgent situation, AD/HD and the College Student provides answers to your most pressing questions. Organized in a question-and-answer format, this guide is loaded with helpful information, practical tips, and resources.

Inside, you'll find advice to:

  • Understand how AD/HD affects your life at college
  • Design a program for success
  • Develop necessary skills for succeeding in college
  • Seek emotional support
  • Maintain a healthy lifestyle
  • Understand your medication
  • Access specialized services
  • Obtain academic accommodations
  • Hire an AD/HD coach
  • Add structure and achieve balance
  • Understand how AD/HD affects your relationships and responsibilities
  • Decide whether to stay in or drop out

And more! With this book, you'll learn ways to manage your AD/HD effectively so you can succeed in college.

About the Author

Patricia O. Quinn, MD, is a developmental pediatrician in Washington, DC. Dr. Quinn is a well-known international speaker and conducts workshops about AD/HD nationwide.

She has authored several best-selling and groundbreaking books on AD/HD including Attention, Girls! A Guide to Learn All About Your AD/HD and with co-author Theresa Maitland, PhD, Ready for Take-Off: Preparing Your Teen With ADHD or LD for College and On Your Own: A College Readiness Guide for Teens With ADHD/LD.

In 2000, Dr. Quinn received the CHADD Hall of Fame Award for her work in the field of AD/HD.