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Scattered Minds Audiobook

Scattered Minds: The Origins and Healing of Attention Deficit Disorder

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Publisher's Summary

Written from the inside by a person who himself has ADD, with the wisdom gained through years of medical practice and research, Scattered Minds explodes the myth of ADD as a genetically based illness, offering real hope and advice for children and adults who live with this disorder.

©1999 Gabor Maté (P)2017 Post Hypnotic Press Inc.

What the Critics Say

"In one of the most comprehensive and accessible books about Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), Maté, a Canadian physician and popular medical columnist, challenges many accepted notions about the condition, which afflicts more than three million children and a significant number of adults." (Publishers Weekly)

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    "this is the best ADD book to start with"

    Read beautifully like it was from the author.
    Very sympathetic advice which challened me every day.
    Finally a lot of things make sense.

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    Vivienne Harper 23/07/2017 Member Since 2016
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    "Fantastic book"

    I can't recommend this book highly enough, as with all Dr. Mate's books he has mixed science with extremely readable material.

    I have in quick succession read all of Dr. Mate's books, each one of them has been really illuminating and given me a great deal of food for thought.

    The narration by Daniel Mate is flawless and just adds to the satisfying experience of listening to the book.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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  • Anonymous
    05/08/17
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    "An Educator's Must Read"

    As someone with ADD, and working in education, this book has been VERY useful. I have many insights into how I act, and what my needs are from this insightful reference. I intend to refer back to many chapters as I attend to myself. I hope to inspire others with ADD to do the same and assist others to understand the person (child or adult) with ADD. I have recommended this book since I started reading it (the audio version was great to have!! I learn better with audio and visual!).

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  • kamran shahabi
    26/06/17
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    "IF YOU HAVE ADHD/ADD YOU MUST READ THIS"
    Would you listen to Scattered Minds again? Why?

    This book is becoming my bible ! anyone who has ADHD MUST READ THIS. TRUELY LIFE CHANGING


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  • Anonymous
    16/05/17
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    "great read "

    great insight and teachings. loved it. voice was good as well. I would recommend it to someone

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