Helping Students Take Control of Everyday Executive Functions: The Attention Fix

Helping Students Take Control of Everyday Executive Functions:

This book presents an innovative model for strengthening and developing executive function in any student, including those with attention, memory, organization, planning, inhibition, initiative, and flexibility difficulties. It provides guidance on how to support each student's evolving executive function, and how to encourage those who are ready to develop self-advocacy and become more responsible for the development of his or her own executive function skills.The author advocates a student-centred approach in which educators first explore eight key 'ingredients' with the student: relationships; strengths and weaknesses; self-advocacy and responsibility; review and preview; motivation and incentive; synthesis and analysis; rhythm and routine; and practice and repetition. She provides step-by-step explanations of how the educator and student can then explore and use these 'ingredients' in different ways and in different combinations to successfully address particular areas of difficulty. The approach is clearly explained, and the author provides many useful examples, tried-and-tested practical tips and strategies; suggested conversation starters; sample time management plans; and other tools that can be adapted to meet the particular needs and abilities of each individual student...

  • Brand: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • ASIN: 1849058849

What Were You Thinking?: Learning to Control Your Impulses (Executive Function)

What Were You Thinking?: Learning to Control Your

Third-grader Braden loves to be the center of attention. His comic genius, as he sees it, causes his friends to look at him in awe. But some poor decision-making, like ill-timed jokes in class and an impulsive reaction during gym that left a classmate teary-eyed and crumpled on the floor, forces the adults in Braden's life to teach him about impulse control. But will the lessons shared by his teachers and his mom really help Braden manage his impulses? Find out in this hilarious story by Bryan Smith.

  • ASIN: 1934490962

Executive Roadmap to Fraud Prevention and Internal Control: Creating a Culture of Compliance

Executive Roadmap to Fraud Prevention and Internal Control:

Now in a Second Edition, this practical book helps corporate executives and managers how to set up a comprehensive and effective fraud prevention program in any organization. Completely revised with new cases and examples, the book also discusses new global issues around the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA). Additionally, it covers best practices for establishing a unit to protect the financial integrity of a business, among other subjects. The book has many checklists and real-world examples to aid in implementation and an instructor's URL including a test bank to aid in course adoptions.

  • ASIN: B007KOYE8S

Of Course It's a Big Deal (Executive Function)

Of Course It's a Big Deal (Executive

Braden is back - and he delivers the drama to every minor misunderstanding, grievance and annoyance in his life! What was supposed to be a carefree afternoon of go-cart racing and putt-putt golf, quickly turns sour when Braden shouts and pouts about the rules. Turns out he is too short to drive a go-cart by himself. Will Braden ever learn to keep his cool in the face of disappointment? Will every discouraging moment send him into an emotional meltdown? Part of the Executive Function series of books for children, Of Course It's a Big Deal teaches kids not to overreact to situations.

  • ASIN: 1944882111

What Were You Thinking?: A Story about Learning to Control Your Impulses (Executive FUNction Book 1)

What Were You Thinking?: A Story about Learning

Braden is brash with his words and actions. His ill-times jokes and thoughtless behaviors keep landing him in trouble at home and in school. Can Braden learn to slow down and think before he acts? Can he stop shooting off his mouth so he's not always saying inappropriate things? Young readers will enjoy finding out the answers in this funny and relatable story.

  • ASIN: B07RSSSLY2

Executive Control: workplace submission BDSM erotica

Executive Control: workplace submission BDSM

Most people find work conferences boring, but this one got a lot more exciting when he swaggered in. His hot body and aura of command caught my eye immediately, and soon we were flirting at the bar. Suddenly work was the last thing on my mind...I was captivated by his strong hands, wishing they were on my body. He could tell. This charming stranger dared me to tell him my naughtiest fantasies, and I blushed beet-red as I confessed all. Now he has invited me back to his hotel room to live them out. And now we're there, him and me, alone...Will I get more than I bargain for when I agree to be his erotic plaything?

  • ASIN: B07T5527BL

Building second nature: Workbook for teaching impulse control to children

Building second nature: Workbook for teaching impulse control

This book:Gives positive parenting solutions to use in tantrums, using science based symbolic characters.Is written based on the No drama discipline book, the story explains the benefits of brain integration.Tells a story that celebrates the role of connection with the primary caregiver, as per attachment parenting,Helps with your conscious parenting effort, by offering a scientific perspective on temper tantrums.has a story line supports mindful parenting by explaining what happens during a tantrum. Based on the science of brain integration, we've created Wrinkleswho is an adorable and well balanced elephant - a symbolic representation ofour most evolved part of the brain, and Flappy who is a cute and energeticdragon, standing proud to represent our reptilian part of the brain, in chargefor survival.They live together in wondrousworld, filled with mysteries, which is none other than our amazing brains. Flappyand Wrinkles are special in their own way and they have super-powers. This is afun, accessible way your child can become aware of his internal resources. When the alarm gets triggered, Wrinkles and Flappy get separated,and their mission is in jeopardy. An alarm is in the book a representation of what parents all over the worldpainfully experience every day as 'temper tant...

  • ASIN: 1722467878

Smart but Scattered: The Revolutionary "Executive Skills" Approach to Helping Kids Reach Their Potential

Smart but Scattered: The Revolutionary "Executive Skills" Approach

There’s nothing more frustrating than watching your bright, talented son or daughter struggle with everyday tasks like finishing homework, putting away toys, or following instructions at school. Your “smart but scattered” child might also have trouble coping with disappointment or managing anger. Drs. Peg Dawson and Richard Guare have great news: there’s a lot you can do to help. The latest research in child development shows that many kids who have the brain and heart to succeed lack or lag behind in crucial “executive skills”--the fundamental habits of mind required for getting organized, staying focused, and controlling impulses and emotions. Learn easy-to-follow steps to identify your child’s strengths and weaknesses, use activities and techniques proven to boost specific skills, and problem-solve daily routines. Small changes can add up to big improvements--this empowering book shows how.

  • Brand: Peg Dawson
  • ASIN: 1593854455

No Mind Left Behind: Understanding and Fostering Executive Control--The Eight Essential Brain SkillsE very Child Needs to Thrive

No Mind Left Behind: Understanding and Fostering Executive

From the cutting edge of brain science, eight crucial skills for children?s future success?now in paperback.From a clinical psychologist who has devoted his clinical and research work to the study of executive control skills, here is a program for helping children master the eight essential cognitive skills that are critical for success in life in work: ? Taking initiative ? Screening out distractions ? Organizing ? Thinking flexibly ? Planning ? Regulating emotions ? Self-monitoring ? Using memory effectively Using case studies and anecdotes, Dr. Cox presents a comprehensive and practical plan for parents. The book addresses special-needs children as well as neurotypical children, and includes practical suggestions for parents and educators.

  • ASIN: 0399534555

Financial Internal Controls Best Practices (Wiley Global Finance Executive Select Book 177)

Financial Internal Controls Best Practices (Wiley Global Finance

  • ASIN: B004JHZ064
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