- A comprehensive examination of the risks and physical and emotional effects of ADHD, especially among today's youth. - Offers a "To Find Out More" section, glossary, and index. Curriculum Standards: Grades 9-12 Health Health: IV - Knows strategies for coping with and overcoming feelings of rejection, social isolation, and other forms of stress. - Understands the role of denial as a negative influence on mental and emotional health, and ways to overcome denial and seek assistance when needed. - Knows skills used to communicate effectively with family, friends, and others, and the effects of open and honest communication. - Understands how the prevention and control of health problems are influenced by research and medical advances.Petersen, Christine is the author of 'Does Everyone Have ADHD? A Teen's Guide to Diagnosis And Treatment', published 2007 under ISBN 9780531179758 and ISBN 0531179753.