Women with Attention Deficit Disorder: Embrace Your Differences and Transform Your Life

Version: Unabridged
Author: Sari Solden
Narrator: Solden MS Sari
Genres: Self Development, Women's Health, Psychology
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Published In: February 2018
# of Units: 10 CDs
Length: 12 hours, 53 minutes
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Overview

Every year, millions of withdrawn little girls and chronically overwhelmed women go undiagnosed with Attention Deficit Disorder because they don't fit the stereotypical profile: they're not fast-talking, hyperactive, or inattentive, and they are not male. Sari Solden's groundbreaking study reveals that ADHD affects just as many women as men, and that the resulting depression, disorganization, anxiety, and underachievement are also symptoms of ADHD. Newly revised and updated to reflect the latest clinical research, the book explores treatment and counseling options, and uses real-life case histories to examine the special challenges women with ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) face, such as the shame of not fulfilling societal expectations. Included is a brand-new chapter on friendship for women with ADHD. Three empowering steps-restructuring one's life, renegotiating relationships, and redefining self-image-help women take control of their lives and enjoy success on their own terms.

Author Details

Author Details

Solden, Sari

Sari Solden, MS, LMFT, is a psychotherapist in private practice who has worked with adults with ADD and their partners for over twenty-five years. She serves on the advisory board of the Attention Deficit Disorder Association and is the author of Journeys Through ADDulthood.