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So ... You Are Tired of Being a Lame Duck: A Disaster Manual for Attention Deficit Disorder and Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity

Mary Jane Grange R. N.

In So...You Are Tired of Being a Lame Duck, Mary Jane Grange, R.N., explores the many layers of attention deficit disorders, while sharing personal anecdotes and scripture from her faith. This guide is intended to teach coping skills and provide encouragement for children, parents, and stepparents.

Grange has worked in doctors' offices and several hospitals, and relies on her professional and spiritual experiences to offer practical tips and faithful suggestions aimed at helping both traditional and blended families learn more about ADD. Specifically, this guide offers ideas to help those who suffer from this disorder to

- build self-esteem; - accept limitations and develop strengths; - stop competing with others; - learn how to follow instructions; - magnify various callings in life.

Our children are exposed to and distracted by more and more things each year that cause them to attempt to control their environment by manipulating, stonewalling, and intimidating others. The support provided in this guidebook offers the realization that we do not have to be lame ducks in our maturing process and shares a standard that intended ultimately to help anyone diagnosed with attention deficit disorder to lead a successful and happy life.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Trafford Publishing
  • Publish Date: Jul 10th, 2010
  • Pages: 196
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 11.00in - 8.25in - 0.42in - 1.00lb
  • EAN: 9781426936258
  • Categories: Parenting - GeneralSpecial Education - Learning Disabilities

About the Author

Mary Jane Grange graduated from the University of Wyoming with a BS in Nursing and has worked in doctors' offices and hospitals in Wyoming and Utah. She and her husband Joseph are beekeepers, members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and have several children, stepchildren, and grandchildren.