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ERIC Number: EJ788326
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Pages: 12
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: 68
ISSN: ISSN-0279-6015
School-Based Interventions for Students with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: Current Status and Future Directions
DuPaul, George J.
School Psychology Review, v36 n2 p183-194 2007
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is a relatively common childhood behavior disorder that typically is treated with psychotropic medication (e.g., methylphenidate), behavioral strategies, or their combination. This article provides an overview of the school-related difficulties associated with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. School-based intervention strategies including behavioral interventions, modifications to academic instruction, and home-school communication programs are described briefly. Several important gaps in the school-based intervention literature are identified with particular attention to the need for feasible, effective strategies that can be used in general education settings with a variety of age groups. An overview of the purpose and content of the special series is provided.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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