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Author Solanto, Mary V

Title Cognitive-behavioral therapy for adult ADHD : targeting executive dysfunction / Mary V. Solanto

Publisher New York : Guilford Press, c2011


 McDonald 2nd Floor  RC394.A85 S656 2011    DUE 03-07-16 OFF CAMPUS
Call # RC394.A85 S656 2011
Descript x, 214 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Adults with attention-deficit / hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) experience significant difficulties with time management, organization, and planning, which medication alone cannot remediate. This practical book presents an evidence-based approach for teaching patients to improve these key executive functions
Contents Therapist guide. The adult with ADHD and the development of the treatment program / Mary V. Solanto -- Diagnostic evaluation of ADHD in adults / Mary V. Solanto, David J. Marks, and Jeanette Wasserstein -- How to be a successful therapist: a guide to substance and style / Mary V. Solanto, David J. Marks, and Jeanette Wasserstein -- Profiles of patient response to the treatment: tailoring therapy to individual cases / Mary V. Solanto, ...[et al.] -- Modifying the treatment for use in individual therapy / Jeanette Wasserstein, Mary V. Solanto, and David J. Marks -- Evidence base for cognitive-behavioral therapy / David J. Marks -- Treatment manual. Making peace with the diagnosis and committing to growth: introduction to goals and methods of the group -- Time management: time awareness and scheduling -- Time management: making tasks manageable and rewarding yourself -- Time management: Prioritizing and to-do lists -- Time management: overcoming emotional obstacles -- Time management: activation and motivation -- Getting organized: setting up an organizational system -- Getting organized: implementing an organizational system -- Getting organized: maintaining an organizational system -- Plan a project--and get it done! -- Project planning: implementation -- Looking to the future -- Getting to bed, getting up, and getting to work on time
Subject Attention-deficit disorder in adults
Cognitive therapy
Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder -- Treatment
Cognitive therapy -- Methods