Sleep and ADHD

Sleep and ADHD
  • Author : Harriet Hiscock,Emma Sciberras
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 19 March 2019
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Sleep and ADHD begins with an overview of sleep (normal sleep, sleep cues, developmental phases, etc.) and continues with the epidemiology of ADHD and sleep problems, including medical issues (e.g. sleep apnea), parasomnias, behavioral insomnias (i.e. limit setting, sleep onset association disorders, circadian rhythm disorders and anxiety-related insomnia). It then covers the etiology of sleep problems, including the role of sleep hygiene and habits, the developing child, and the role of stimulants and medications used in the management

Sleep in Children with Neurodevelopmental Disabilities

Sleep in Children with Neurodevelopmental Disabilities
  • Author : Jennifer A. Accardo
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 13 December 2018
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This practical guide presents approaches to working with children and adolescents with neurodevelopmental disabilities who have sleep problems. Divided into four sections, the book begins with the impact of sleep problems in children with disabilities and the evaluation of sleep complaints. The next two sections cover the major categories of sleep disorders as they apply in children with disabilities, and specific neurodevelopmental disabilities with their characteristic sleep manifestations. The last section details options for treatment, which include behavioral and environmental

Sleep Disorders in Children

Sleep Disorders in Children
  • Author : Soňa Nevšímalová,Oliviero Bruni
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 03 October 2016
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This book is both an exam guide to children ́s sleep medicine and a practical manual for diagnosis and management of sleep disorders in children. An overview of the most frequent sleep disorders encountered in newborns, infants, children and adolescents is provided. This book discusses the main sleep disorders in detail, including insomnia, respiratory disturbances, movement disorders during sleep, circadian rhythm disorders, parasomnias, and disorders associated with increased sleepiness. It also covers sleep disorders associated with neurological, psychiatric, and medical

Getting Ahead of ADHD

Getting Ahead of ADHD
  • Author : Joel T. Nigg
  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release : 26 June 2017
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Does toxic pollution cause attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)? What about screen use? Are alternative treatments worth exploring? Can dietary changes help? From leading ADHD researcher Joel T. Nigg, this book presents exciting treatment advances grounded in the new science of epigenetics--how genes and the environment interact. Distinguishing unsupported, even dangerous, approaches from bona fide breakthroughs, Dr. Nigg describes specific lifestyle changes that have been proven to support the developing brain. Vivid stories illustrate ways to maximize the positive effects of

Pediatric Sleep Medicine

Pediatric Sleep Medicine
  • Author : David Gozal,Leila Kheirandish-Gozal
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 15 April 2021
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This book provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects related to pediatric sleep and its associated disorders. It addresses the ontogeny and maturational aspects of physiological sleep and circadian rhythms, as well as the effects of sleep on the various organ systems as a function of development. Organized into nine sections, the book begins with a basic introduction to sleep, and proceeds into an extensive coverage of normative sleep and functional homeostasis. Part three then concisely examines the humoral and developmental

Disruptive Behavior Disorders

Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Author : Patrick H. Tolan,Bennett L. Leventhal
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 09 July 2013
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Aggressive behavior among children and adolescents has confounded parents and perplexed professionals—especially those tasked with its treatment and prevention—for countless years. As baffling as these behaviors are, however, recent advances in neuroscience focusing on brain development have helped to make increasing sense of their complexity. Focusing on their most prevalent forms, Oppositional Defiant Disorder and Conduct Disorder, Disruptive Behavior Disorders advances the understanding of DBD on a number of significant fronts. Its neurodevelopmental emphasis within an ecological approach

The Mindfulness Prescription for Adult ADHD

The Mindfulness Prescription for Adult ADHD
  • Author : Lidia Zylowska
  • Publisher : Shambhala Publications
  • Release : 14 February 2012
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Do you: Have trouble paying attention and staying on task? Suffer from disorganization, procrastination, or forgetfulness? Have difficulty with restlessness or trouble managing strong feelings such as anger and frustration? Struggle with self-doubt and difficulty following through? In a way that causes problems in your relationships or your work? If so, you may have Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)—like an estimated 8 million adults in this country. Physician-researcher Dr. Lidia Zylowska has created an 8-step program for using mindfulness practice (

ADHD After Dark

ADHD After Dark
  • Author : Ari Tuckman
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 03 July 2019
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This pioneering book explores the impact of ADHD on a couple’s sex life and relationship. It explains how a better sex life will benefit your relationship (and vice versa) and why that’s especially important for couples with one partner with ADHD. Grounded in innovative research, ADHD After Dark draws on data from a survey of over 3000 adults in a couple where one partner has ADHD. Written from the author’s unique perspective as both an expert in ADHD

Sleep Disorders in Selected Psychiatric Settings

Sleep Disorders in Selected Psychiatric Settings
  • Author : Imran S. Khawaja,Thomas D. Hurwitz
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 19 January 2021
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According to research, more than 50% of patients seen in psychiatric clinics have sleep problems. Despite this fact, there is a lack of sleep medicine training in psychiatric residency programs especially for disorders like insomnia and sleep-related problems in women and children. Also, there is a lack of education on treating sleep problems in special situations like ICU settings or managing sleep problems via telemedicine. Sleep physicians, on the other hand, are uncomfortable treating patients with the psychiatric disorders, particularly in

ADHD Does not Exist

ADHD Does not Exist
  • Author : Richard Saul
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 18 February 2014
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In this groundbreaking and controversial book, behavioral neurologist Dr. Richard Saul draws on five decades of experience treating thousands of patients labeled with Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder—one of the fastest growing and widely diagnosed conditions today—to argue that ADHD is actually a cluster of symptoms stemming from over 20 other conditions and disorders. According to recent data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an estimated 6.4 million children between the ages of four and seventeen have been

Sleep Disorders in Adolescents

Sleep Disorders in Adolescents
  • Author : Sanjeev V. Kothare,Rebecca Quattrucci Scott
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 21 September 2016
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This clinical casebook presents a comprehensive review of common sleep problems in adolescents in a concise, easy-to-read format. Each chapter thoroughly addresses a unique sleep disorder in teenagers through illustrative cases, reviews of relevant literature, and pearls of wisdom for both the practicing sleep specialist and other practitioners involved in the care of adolescents. Early chapters address various sleep disorders in detail: parasomnias, narcolepsy, obstructive sleep apnea, and delayed sleep-wake phase disorder, providing clear treatment considerations. Later chapters address sleep

A Clinical Guide to Pediatric Sleep

A Clinical Guide to Pediatric Sleep
  • Author : Jodi A. Mindell,Judith A. Owens
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release : 12 August 2022
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Written for busy primary care practitioners, this book is a practical clinical guide to common pediatric sleep disorders and their treatment. Information is organized by specific disorder and by the most frequent presenting complaints. Symptom-based algorithms will enable practitioners to evaluate sleep complaints in a stepwise manner. Other features include symptom checklists for specific disorders and chapters on sleep problems in special populations. Appendices provide practical tools for screening for sleep problems, evaluating sleep studies, and counseling families. This edition

Ask a Manager

Ask a Manager
  • Author : Alison Green
  • Publisher : Ballantine Books
  • Release : 01 May 2018
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From the creator of the popular website Ask a Manager and New York’s work-advice columnist comes a witty, practical guide to 200 difficult professional conversations—featuring all-new advice! There’s a reason Alison Green has been called “the Dear Abby of the work world.” Ten years as a workplace-advice columnist have taught her that people avoid awkward conversations in the office because they simply don’t know what to say. Thankfully, Green does—and in this incredibly helpful book, she

Sleep Disorders and Sleep Deprivation

Sleep Disorders and Sleep Deprivation
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Board on Health Sciences Policy,Committee on Sleep Medicine and Research
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 13 October 2006
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Clinical practice related to sleep problems and sleep disorders has been expanding rapidly in the last few years, but scientific research is not keeping pace. Sleep apnea, insomnia, and restless legs syndrome are three examples of very common disorders for which we have little biological information. This new book cuts across a variety of medical disciplines such as neurology, pulmonology, pediatrics, internal medicine, psychiatry, psychology, otolaryngology, and nursing, as well as other medical practices with an interest in the management