ERIC Number: ED429417
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
The Diagnosis and Treatment of Attention Deficit Disorder in Children. The Doctor Is in. [Videotape].
This 28-minute videotape discusses the diagnosis and treatment of children with attention deficit disorder (ADD). Psychiatrists John Ratey and Ned Hallowell provide background and perspective on the problem of ADD in children. The video shows how ADD is diagnosed, and describes a number of treatments. It follows children with ADD, both on and off medication, at home and at school, and discusses ways to restructure these environments to better support children with ADD. An alternative school program for young people with ADD is also profiled. (CR)
Descriptors: Attention Deficit Disorders, Classroom Techniques, Clinical Diagnosis, Disability Identification, Drug Therapy, Educational Strategies, Elementary Secondary Education, Family Environment, Intervention, Outcomes of Treatment, Symptoms (Individual Disorders)
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Publication Type: Non-Print Media
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