Answers to Distraction Author:Edward M. Hallowell, John J. Ratey Answers to Distraction : The Authors of Driven to Distraction Respond to the Most Frequently Asked Questions About Attention Defecit Disorder — From the authors of Driven to Distraction--their bestselling study of Attention Deficit Disorder--here is a new book that answers the most frequently asked questions about ADD. The result... more » is a "user's guide to the disorder presented in a question-and-answer format. Accessible, concise, and leavened with humor, Answers to Distraction is an indispensable volume for the estimated 15 million Americans with ADD, and for their families, friends, teachers, psychologists, and counselors.« less
I found this much more informative and helpful than Driven to Distraction. By the time I got around to reading about the subject I knew the facts, but wanted ideas of how to live with it. this is the book for that.
This is a great book on the topic of ADD dealing with the distraction that these children have to have help to overcome this.It offers advice for all ages.My child is a boy with ADHD that is now 10 and we have used this book in sev areas and things have helped.A big key is structure and routine.Also get involved with a CHAD group for support.