Reviews for Ready for Take-Off : Preparing Your Teen With ADHD or LD for College

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Maitland (Academic Success Program for Students with LD/ADHD, U. of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) and Quinn, a developmental pediatrician who speaks about and writes books on ADHD, help parents prepare children who have ADHD or learning disabilities for college. They discuss the challenges involved and explain how to assess the parental role and the teen's readiness, use a coaching approach, design a college readiness program, and promote self-determination, academic, and daily living skills. There is no index. Annotation ©2011 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (