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Back to normal : why ordinary childhood behavior Is mistaken for ADHD, bipolar disorder, and Autism Spectrum Disorder / Enrico Gnaulati.

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  • ISBN: 9780807073346
  • ISBN: 0807073342
  • Description: xv, 239 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston : Beacon Press,

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Gloucester Adult New Books New 618.9289/Gnaulati (Text to phone) Available -
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Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-227) and index.
Contents Note: Mad science and mad medicine -- The rush to diagnose -- Casualties of casual diagnosing -- Abnormalizing boys -- The normalcy of problem behavior -- ADHD or childhood narcissism at the outer edges? -- Bipolar disorder? or teenage storm and stress twenty-first-century style? -- Autistic spectrum? or a brainy, willful, introverted boy? -- Parenting with authority.
Summary: A veteran clinical psychologist exposes why doctors, teachers, and parents incorrectly diagnose healthy American children with serious psychiatric conditions.
Subject: Behavior disorders in children.
Behavior disorders in children > Diagnosis.