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ADHD: A Hunter in a Farmer's World

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Across the chapters, Hartmann backs his assertions up with evidence, offers non-drug methods and practices to help hunters (as well as those who live alongside them) to welcome their differences, hone their skills, cultivate their creativity, and find success in their lives.

They love the hunt, but are easily bored by mundane tasks, such as having to clean the fish, dress the meat, or fill out the paperwork. If you extend this analogy to warfare, where the Hunters are often the front line infantry or the most aggressive officers, the same is true. As hunters, they would have been constantly scanning their environment, looking for food or threats (distractibility); they’d have to act without hesitation (impulsivity); and they’d have to love the high-stimulation and risk-filled environment of the hunting field.He does a great job explaining what he believes to be the evolutionary advantage of hunter children and the edge they have over us neurotypical people when it comes to creative skills. You should always speak with your doctor before you start, stop, or change any prescribed part of your care plan or treatment. The hunter versus farmer hypothesis proposes that the high frequency of ADHD in contemporary settings "represents otherwise normal behavioral strategies that become maladaptive in such evolutionarily novel environments as the formal school classroom.

If so, Ritalin may do little to aid learning, but the child’s disruptive behavior in the classroom also limits learning.For a book about people that focus on one thing extremely intently, or are very easily distracted, the blatant product placement is distracting to say the least. As an entrepreneur, Hartmann's also founded several successful businesses including Woodley Herber Company which operated until 1978. And then it occurred to me, the women who predominantly have inattentive ADHD, married the men with predominantly hyperactive ADHD.

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