Title: Delivered from Distraction
Author: Edward Hallowell and John Ratey
Genre: Medical, ADHD
Author’s Website: http://www.drhallowell.com
Dr Perera’s Rating:
In this engaging and informative work, Dr Hallowell reveals that he himself has Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). He poignantly describes a formative childhood memory from his school years, in addition to providing broader insights into the life of children and adults coping with ADHD. Overall, it’s a very practical and readable book, dealing with ADHD in a way that is useful for those with ADHD or anyone who like to know more about the condition.
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