The Power of Different: The Link Between Disorder and Genius download free [PDF and Ebook] by Gail Saltz

The Power of Different: The Link Between Disorder and Genius download free [PDF and Ebook] by Gail Saltz year 2017
  • Book name: The Power of Different: The Link Between Disorder and Genius
  • Author: Gail Saltz
  • Release date: 2017/3/12
  • Publisher: LITTLE, BROWN BOOK GROUP
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Teaching Resources and Education
  • ISBN: 9781472139931
  • Rating: 9.03 of 10
  • Votes: 455
  • Review by: Dax Wahl
  • Review rating: 7.26 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/25
  • Total pages: 256
  • Includes a PDF summary of 22 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: The Power of Different is an illuminating and uplifting examination of the link between brain differences and aptitude. Psychologist and bestselling author Gail Saltz presents the latest scientific research and profiles famous geniuses and lay individuals who have been diagnosed with all manner of brain 'problems' - including learning disabilities, ADD, anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia and autism. Saltz shows that the source of our struggles can be the origin of our greatest strengths. Rooted in her experience as a professor and practicing psychiatrist, and based on the latest neurological research, Saltz demonstrates how specific deficits in certain areas of the brain are directly associated with the potential for great talent. She also shows how the very conditions that can cause difficulty at school, in social situations, at home or at work, are bound to creative, disciplinary, artistic, empathetic and cognitive abilities.In this pioneering work, readers will find engaging scientific research and stories from historical geniuses and everyday individuals who have not only made the most of their conditions, but who have flourished because of them. Enlightening and inspiring, The Power of Different shows how the unique wiring of every brain can be a source of strength and productivity, and can contribute to the richness of our world.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 12H26M40S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Clinical Psychology, Human Growth & Development, Abnormal Psychology, Psychology, Child & Developmental Psychology, Teaching Of Students With Specific Learning Difficulties / Needs, Popular Science, Teaching Of Specific Groups & Persons With Special Educational Needs
  • Available formats: OEB, TXT, WORD, EPUB, DOC, AZW3, AZW, PDF. Compressed in ZIP, RAR, TAR, CPIO
  • Download servers: FileServe, Uploaded, SendSpace, 4Shared, Mediafire, Openload
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 15.79 USD
  • Dimensions: 157x235x21mm
  • Weight: 342g
  • Printed by: Robinson
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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