This book offers an accessibly written introduction to ADHD, focusing on the topics that matter most to readers. The information it provides makes it an indispensable resource for anyone whose life is affected—directly or indirectly—by this disorder.
• Approaches the subject in a holistic manner, covering often-overlooked areas such as societal perceptions and impacts on family and friends
• Provides quick answers to the questions that readers are most likely to have in an Essential Questions section that also serves as a springboard for understanding the content of the book in greater depth
• Provides relatable, real-world examples of concepts discussed in Case Illustrations
• Points readers toward useful books, organizations, and websites in an annotated Directory of Resources guiding further study and research
Victor B. Stolberg is assistant professor/counselor at Essex County College, in Newark, New Jersey, where he previously directed the Office of Disability Support Services and the Office of the Substance Abuse Coordinator.