ERIC Number: ED245483
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Hyperactivity-Characteristics, Possible Causes, and Intervention Strategies.
Martin, Larry Lee; Martin, Sheila Love
Characteristics of hyperactive children, techniques used to quantify levels of activity, possible causes of high activity levels, and parenting/teaching techniques that may reduce such high levels of movement are considered. Hyperactivity is defined as a high degree of physical activity Florida teachers who volunteered to use the 14 recommended reactions) of hyperactivity along with corresponding treatment strategies (including drugs and diet) are listed. Treating the whole problem, instead of just medicating the child, is advocated. (SW)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the Annual Convention of the Council for Exceptional Children (62nd, Washington, DC, April 23-27, 1984).