Compelling stories that present a new view of ADHD Smart but Stuck offers 15 true and compelling stories about intelligent, capable teens and adults who have gotten stuck at school, work, and/or in social relationships because of their ADHD. Dr. Brown highlights the often unrecognized role that emotions play in this complex disorder. He explains why even very bright people with ADHD get stuck because they can focus well on some tasks that interest them, but often can't focus adequately on other important tasks and relationships. * The first book to explain and illustrate the crucial role of emotions in the daily functioning of those living with ADHD * Brown, Associate Director of the Yale Clinic for Attention & Related Disorders, is an internationally kwn authority on ADHD Drawing on the latest research findings, the book describes strategies and treatments for getting unstuck to move on to a more rewarding and productive life.
THOMAS E. BROWN, PhD, is a clinical psychologist, assistant clinical professor of psychiatry at Yale University School of Medicine, and associate director of the Yale Clinic for Attention and Related Disorders. He is the author of several books including the award-winning Attention Deficit Disorder: The Unfocused Mind in Children and Adults (Yale University Press, 2005), which has been published in seven languages. Visit him at www.drthomasebrown.com.