Billy Can't Slow Down!
By Elaheh Bos and Dr. Stephanie Margolese, Ph.D.
Billy the rabbit is great at playing video games and soccer but struggles to pay attention and sit still in class. He is always getting into trouble with his classmates, teachers, and parents for one reason or another, even though he doesn’t mean to. After his teacher suggests he sees a psychologist to get tested, Billy learns he has Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Through the help of his parents, teachers, and doctors, he learns new ways and tools to help him manage his difficulties. The book includes detailed explanations and a summary section written by Dr. Stephanie Margolese.
Full color illustrations.
6 x 9 inches, soft cover.
Great for class or as a family resource book.
Simple concepts that can be understood by children.
Additional explanations of concepts and steps to further conversations.
Practical tools that can easily be introduced at home, school or as part of therapy.
Dr. Stephanie Margolese
Dr. Stephanie Margolese is a clinical psychologist who specializes in assessing and treating children, adolescents, and their families. She has worked in the Child Psychiatry Outpatient Department at the Jewish General Hospital since 2001. Dr. Margolese is an Assistant Professor (joint) (professional) in the Department of Psychology and the Department of Psychiatry at McGill University. She is also the author of Sam's Big Secret and When Monkey Lost His Smile. Other collaborations include A Spot of Blue and The Tiger in My Chest.
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