Total CE Credit Hours: 3
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/9130
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About the Course:
Through vivid stories of the experiences of their patients (both adults and children), Drs. Hallowell and Ratey show the varied forms ADD takes — from the hyperactive search for high stimulation to the floating inattention of daydreaming — and the transforming impact of precise diagnosis and treatment. this book is conversational in tone, encyclopedic in content, and best of all, grounded in clinical experience. It’s a rich resource with education, family perspectives, diagnosis and treatment, and subtypes.
This is a shorter version of course 8130. The material for this course is an abridged version of the full book of the same name.
This course is based on the cassette, Driven to Distraction: Recognizing and Coping With Attention Deficit Disorder from Childhood Through Adulthood created by Hallowell, Edward, M.D., Ratey, John, M.D.
Course Material Author
to be able to explain the way ADD interacts with other disorders
to be able to appreciate the host of problems ADD can generate as well as its advantages
to be able to understand the impact ADD can have on families and couples
to be able to understand the biology of ADD
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
3 CE credit hours
American Psychological Association (APA)
3 CE credit hours
CE Learning Systems is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
3 CE credit hours
This course has been approved by CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #107243, CE Learning Systems is responsible for all aspects of their programming.
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
3 CPD hours
Download Audiobook: Driven to Distraction
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