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Executive skills in children and adolescents

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112405
Dawson,Peg, Guare, Richard. New York, NY: The Guilford Press , 2010. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 261 DAW 2010
This guide explains how executive skills develop and why they play such a key role in children's behaviour and school performance. It provides step-by-step guidelines and practical tools to promote executive skill development by implementing environmental modifications, individualized instruction, …
Title
Executive skills in children and adolescents
Subtitle
A practical guide to assessment and intervention
Author
Dawson,Peg
Guare, Richard
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
The Guilford Press
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Softcover; 224 p.
Series
The Guildford Practical Intervention in the Schools Series
Topics
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Language/Communication
Education. Schools
Abstract
This guide explains how executive skills develop and why they play such a key role in children's behaviour and school performance. It provides step-by-step guidelines and practical tools to promote executive skill development by implementing environmental modifications, individualized instruction, coaching, and whole-class interventions. The book includes more than two dozen reproducible assessment tools, checklists, and planning sheets.
ISBN
978-1-60623-571-3
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Professional
Call Number
FM 261 DAW 2010
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Smart but scattered teens: The "executive skills" program for helping teens reach their potential

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112498
Guare, Richard, Dawson, Peg, Guare, Colin. New York, NY: The Guilford Press , 2013. (Book) — 3 copies, 3 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 261 GUA 2013
If you're the parent of a "smart but scattered" teen, trying to help him or her grow into a self-sufficient, responsible adult may feel like a never-ending battle. Now you have an alternative to micromanaging, cajoling, or ineffective punishments. This positive guide provides a science-based progra…
Title
Smart but scattered teens: The "executive skills" program for helping teens reach their potential
Author
Guare, Richard
Dawson, Peg
Guare, Colin
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
The Guilford Press
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
Softcover: 274 p.
Topics
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Parenting
Abstract
If you're the parent of a "smart but scattered" teen, trying to help him or her grow into a self-sufficient, responsible adult may feel like a never-ending battle. Now you have an alternative to micromanaging, cajoling, or ineffective punishments. This positive guide provides a science-based program for promoting teens' independence by building their executive skills--the fundamental brain-based abilities needed to get organized, stay focused, and control impulses and emotions.
ISBN
9781609182298
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 261 GUA 2013
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 3 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Smart but scattered : The revolutionary "executive skills" approach to helping kids reach their potential

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111913
Dawson, Peg, Guare, Richard. New York, NY: The Guilford Press , 2009. (Book) — 2 copies, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 261 DAW 2009
Research shows that many kids who have the brain and heart to succeed lack or lag behind in crucial "executive skills"--The fundamental habits of mind required for getting organized, staying focused, and controlling impulses and emotions. Learn easy-to-follow steps to identify your child's strength…
Title
Smart but scattered : The revolutionary "executive skills" approach to helping kids reach their potential
Author
Dawson, Peg
Guare, Richard
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
The Guilford Press
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Softcover: 313 p.
Topics
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Parenting
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Abstract
Research shows that many kids who have the brain and heart to succeed lack or lag behind in crucial "executive skills"--The fundamental habits of mind required for getting organized, staying focused, and controlling impulses and emotions. Learn easy-to-follow steps to identify your child's strengths and weaknesses, use activities and techniques proven to boost specific skills, and problem-solve daily routines.
ISBN
9781593854454
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 261 DAW 2009
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 3 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due November 13, 2019
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