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UNDERSTANDING MY ATTENTION-DEFICIT/HYPERACTIVITY
A Story for Children and Adults geared toward understanding a prevalent disorder.
Children’s author and psychotherapist Kara T. Tamanini writes a story that is a compassionate and easy-to-understand narration about Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).
Tommy is a little boy that becomes very upset at times and doesn’t
understand why. One day Tommy visits Mr. Timmons’ toy store and
Tommy finds himself getting upset and angry.
Mr. Timmons tells Tommy a story about a child he knew that struggled with paying
attention. He tells Tommy this child was always getting into trouble. Tommy realizes that
he’s just like that and he and Mr. Timmons talk about Tommy’s problems and how Tommy
can better cope when he has those feelings.
Tamanini takes a sensitive and often painful subject, for both children and adults, and
weaves it into a valuable learning tool. Her book is a must-have for parents and children
who are experiencing the mysteries of ADHD.
Her book explains the symptoms and helps your child understand how to cope with this
problem. Tamanini’s insightful book will aid you and child to understanding exactly what
ADHD is and how it affects your life and your child’s life.