Up-to-date information and practical strategies for helping kids with attention deficits control and change their own behavior. This useful book begins by first explaining ADD/ADHD behavior, its biological bases and basic characteristics and describes procedures used for diagnosis. It then goes on to detail a set of proven exercises and programs in which teachers, counselors, and family work together to manage the child's behavior. Includes checklists, forms, and rating scales to help you 'take control quickly.' If your program is dealing with more and more children with attention deficits this book can be a great resource for your entire staff.