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Loving Someone with Attention Deficit Disorder: A Practical Guide to Understanding Your Partner, Improving Your Communication, and Strengthening You

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"It isn't easy to be a loving partner to someone who is routinely distracted, has trouble restraining their impulses, and finds it difficult to communicate with others. But for those who have partners living with attention deficit disorder, or ADD, these issues are everyday struggles. Often, ADD symptoms manifest in ways that are destructive to healthy relationships. In Lo ...more
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Published May 3rd 2012 by New Harbinger Publications (first published January 1st 2012)
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Rose
Initial thoughts: This was an excellent resource. It seems to cover every major aspect of what a partner may go through when living with someone with ADHD, and at the same time addresses what the person with ADHD experiences to cause the behavior. Great expansions on the case studies as well.

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"Loving Someone With Attention Deficit Disorder" is an invaluable resource for families that have a loved one suffering from the condition. It's written with spouses particularly addressed, but
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Jun 18, 2014 Taffy rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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First line:

"The problem with ADHD as a disorder is that no one can "see" it."

An interesting book. If you think you have someone in your life who has ADHD, this book will help you understand them better. And in turn, you will understand where your boundaries and needs are and how to take care of yourself.
Kyle Wendy Skultety (gimmethatbook.com)
This review originally appeared on my blog at www.gimmethatbook.com.

Thanks to Cassie Kolias at New Harbinger Publications for providing this review copy!

This book is an addition to my AD/HD shelf. Having read work by renowned author Gina Pera, I was eager to see what this author had to say.

The first chapter was golden. Tschudi's style is very simple, easy to understand, and speaks to the reader in an understated tone that seems comforting somehow. I especially was affected by the part where she
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Susan Tschudi is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with a private practice in Westlake Village, CA.

She is also an adjunct faculty member in the graduate psychology department at Pepperdine University.

As a relationship expert and experienced speaker, she has addressed local, national, and international groups on the subject of relationships and Attention Deficit Disorder

In 2012 her book, “Lo
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