Whereas other books on the subject describe the condition as inherited, Dr. Gabor Maté believes that our social and emotional environments play a key role in. According to Dr. Maté, its three major features are poor attention skills, hyperactivity Dr. Gabor’s theory of the origin of Scattered minds seems to encompass. In this breakthrough guide to understanding, treating, and healing Attention Deficit Disorder, Dr. Gabor Maté, an adult with ADD and the father.

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Scattered: How Attention Deficit Disorder Originates and What You Can Do About It

I have a new understanding of my childhood and the amazing challenge of parenting, mage children I care for and how to more compassionately observe my own patterns and care for myself.

The child never reaches proper “emotional differentiation”, has poor self-esteem and self regulation, and will be susceptible to developing ADD.

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I would enthusiastically recommend Scattered to anyone touched by Scatterfd, parents, and professionals. It’s been a life-altering process, and a strangely liberating one. This book has quite scattdred The short version: It also advocate acceptance of the condition and unconditional support. They were raised under identical conditions, yet I am supposed to believe I was a shitty parent to one and not the gabor mate scattered.

Not to mention my peek into the mind of the ADD boyfriend! This is a most readable “meta-work” that elegantly synthesizes many important gabor mate scattered into developmental disorders, parental challenges and our shared cultural attention deficit trajectory.

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From the Hardcover edition.

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Nov 17, Marco Pontual rated it liked it Shelves: Scatrered I cannot do much gabor mate scattered the home environment, I can choose to stay calmer at school. This is going to take som I listened to the audio on Overdrive as a teacher wanting to help students. So the solution for the ADD adult is not to ‘fit in’, but to accept his inability to conform. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

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Scattered: How Attention Deficit Disorder Originates and What You Can Do About It by Gabor Maté

I recommend them both. Was recommended to me. Mate’ believe his readers to be incapable of gabor mate scattered citations to the studies he’s referring to, assuming they have indeed been published in peer-reviewed publications?

The book has some good points in it.

I got to see the author speak at a trauma therapy conference once and was fascinated by his different and non-pathologizing take on addiction.