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You Mean I'm Not Lazy, Stupid, or Crazy?!: The Classic Self-Help Book for Adults with Attention Deficit Disorderby Kate Kelly
Synopses & Reviews
With over a quarter million copies in print, andlt;iandgt;You Mean I'm Not Lazy, Stupid or Crazy?!andlt;/iandgt; is one of the bestselling books on attention deficit disorder (ADD) ever written. There is a great deal of literature about children with ADD. But what do you do if you have ADD and aren't a child anymore? This indispensable reference — the first of its kind written for adults with ADD by adults with ADD — focuses on the experiences of adults, offering updated information, practical how-tos and moral support to help readers deal with ADD. It also explains the diagnostic process that distinguishes ADD symptoms from normal lapses in memory, lack of concentration or impulsive behavior. Here's what's new: andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; andlt;ulandgt; andlt;liandgt;The new medications and their effectivenessandlt;/liandgt;andlt;BRandgt; andlt;liandgt;The effects of ADD on human sexualityandlt;/liandgt;andlt;BRandgt; andlt;liandgt;The differences between male and female ADD — including falling estrogen levels and its impact on cognitive functionandlt;/liandgt;andlt;BRandgt; andlt;liandgt;The power of meditationandlt;/liandgt;andlt;BRandgt; andlt;liandgt;How to move forward with coachingandlt;/liandgt;andlt;BRandgt; andlt;/ulandgt; andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; And the book still includes advice about: andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; andlt;ulandgt; andlt;liandgt;Achieving balance by analyzing one's strengths and weaknessesandlt;/liandgt;andlt;BRandgt; andlt;liandgt;Getting along in groups, at work and in intimate and family relationships — including how to decrease discord and chaosandlt;/liandgt;andlt;BRandgt; andlt;liandgt;Learning the mechanics and methods for getting organized and improving memoryandlt;/liandgt;andlt;BRandgt; andlt;liandgt;Seeking professional help, including therapy and medicationandlt;/liandgt; andlt;/ulandgt;
With 20 to 25 percent new material and written by adults with ADD, this book is an updated edition of one of the bestselling titles on adult ADD ever written. Includes a perfect blend of strategies for daily life as well as must-have information about diagnoses, therapies, and medications.
About the Author
Kate Kelly has had a love affair with books her entire life. Writing came in fits and starts, and she didnandrsquo;t take it seriously until her forties. Now she canandrsquo;t get along without it. She finaled in the RWA Golden Heart contest, 2001, and won the Daphne du Maurier (unpubbed) 2006. She has the good fortune to live on the east coast of Canada with her husband. She writes, grows herbs and perennials and sails when the wind blows her way.
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