ADD in the 21st Century
Learn the differences between LD and ADHD and classroom techniques that allow a children to learn successfully in the classroom.
This two-part series on Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder features Edward M. Hallowell, M.D., a child and adult psychiatrist on the faculty of the Harvard Medical School and co-author of the book Driven to Distraction.
The videos, Kids & ADD and ADD Goes to School, were developed for families, kids, teachers, and professionals who want to learn more about ADD. They explain the differences between LD and ADHD and emphasize that ADHD is "not an excuse" for poor school performance. The programs also feature children who explain what they understand about learning and learning differently as well as teachers who provide tips on classroom techniques that allow a child with ADHD to learn successfully in the classroom.
Available in DVD format.
Running Time: 45 minutes