A. D. D.
Wandering Minds and Wired Bodies
Easy distractibility or forgetfulness Mouths, arms, hands, and legs that run ahead of thinking Impulsive decisions, chronic difficulties meeting deadlines, mistaken notions of one’s own abilities — behaviors often associated with Attention Deficit Disorder. What is ADD? What are the strengths and weaknesses of ADD children? What can be done about this puzzling disorder?
Noting both the challenges and responsibilities of ADD children, Edward T. Welch clarifies the physical and spiritual dimensions of ADD. He offers parents well as adults who fit the profile help, encouragement, and biblical wisdom on how to handle this condition.
About the Author
Edward T. Welch, M.Div., Ph.D. is a counselor and faculty member at CCEF. He earned a Ph.D. in counseling (neuropsychology) from the University of Utah and has a Master of Divinity degree from Biblical Theological Seminary. Ed has been counseling for over thirty years and has written many books and articles on biblical counseling, including When People Are Big and God Is Small; Addictions: A Banquet in the Grave; Blame It on the Brain?; Depression; Running Scared; Shame Interrupted; and Side by Side: Walking with Others in Wisdom and Love. He and his wife, Sheri, have two married daughters and eight grandchildren. In his spare time, Ed enjoys spending time with his wife and extended family and playing his guitar.
Other Books in the Series
Angry at God: Bring Him Your Doubts and Questions by Robert D. Jones
Bad Memories: Getting Past your Past by Robert D. Jones
Depression: The Way Up When You Are Down by Edward T. Welch
Forgiveness: I Just Can’t Forgive Myself! by Robert D. Jones
God’s Love: Better than Unconditional by David Powlison
Guidance: Have I Missed God’s Best? by James C. Petty
Homosexuality: Speaking the Truth in Love by Edward T. Welch
Just One More: When Desires Don’t Take No for an Answer by Edward T. Welch
Marriage: Whose Dream? by Paul David Tripp
Motives: Why Do I Do the Things I Do by Edward T. Welch
OCD: Freedom for the Obsessive-Compulsive by Michael R. Emlet
Pornography: Slaying the Dragon by David Powlison
Pre-Engagement: 5 Questions to Ask Yourselves by John Yenchko and David Powlison
Priorities: Mastering Time Management by James C. Petty
Procrastination: First Steps to Change by Walter Henegar
Self-Injury: When Pain Feels Good by Edward T. Welch
Sexual Sin: Combatting the Drifting and Cheating by Jeffrey S. Black
Stress: Peace amid pressure by David Powlison
Suffering: Eternity Makes a Difference by Paul David Tripp
Suicide: Understanding and Intervening by Jeffrey S. Black
Teens and Sex: How Should We Teach Them? by Paul David Tripp
Thankfulness: Even When it Hurts by Susan Lutz
Why Me? Comfort for the Victimized by David Powlison
Worry: Pursuing a Better Path to Peace by David Powlison