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ADHD Links and Resources

ADHD General Information

THE CHADD Information and Resource Guide to ADHD
Particia L. Harman (2001)

Delivered from Distraction: Getting the Most Out Of Life with Attention Deficit Disorder
Hallowell, E.M. & Ratey, J.J. (2005)
New York, NY: Ballantine Books

Driven To Distraction: Recognizing and Coping with Attention Deficit Disorder from Childhood through Adulthood
Hallowell, E.M. & Ratey, J.J. (1994)
New York, NY: Touchstone Books

What Causes ADHD? – Understanding What Goes Wrong and Why
Nigg, J.T. (2006)
New York: The Guilford Press

Children and Adolescents

CHILDHOOD ADHD Screener
THRIVE Childhood ADHD Self-Test

The ADD/ADHD Checklist
Rief, S (1998)
Paramus, NJ: Prentice Hall

Too Loud, Too Bright, Too Fast, Too Tight: What to Do if You are Sensory Defensive in an Over Stimulating World
Heller, Sharon (2003)
Harper Books

Study Strategies Made Easy
Davis, L., Sirotowitz, M., & Parker, H. (1996)
Speciality Press, Inc.

Survival Strategies for Parenting Your ADD child: Dealing with Obsessions, Compulsions, Depression Explosive Behavior and Rage
Lynn, George (1996)
Underwood Books

What's My Style: Test and Study Secrete for Procrastinating Teens: An Owner's Manual for Your Brain
Betty Caldwell (2009)
Outskirts Press, Inc.

College/High School Students

ADD and the College Student: A Guide for High School and College Students with Attention Deficit Disorder
Quinn, P.O. (Ed.) (2001)
Washington, D.C.: Magination Press

Coaching College Students with AD/HD: Issues and Answers
Quinn, P.O. & Ratey, N.A. (2000)
Washington, D.C.: Advantage Books

Colleges with Programs for Students with Learning Disabilities or Attention Deficit Disorders
Mangrum II, C.T. & Strichart, S.S. ( Eds.) (2000)
Australia: Peterson's Thompson Learning

Learning Outside the Lines: Two Ivy League Students with Learning Disabilities and ADHD Give You the Tools for Academic Success and Educational Revolution
Mooney, J. & Cole, D. (2000)
New York: NY: Simon & Schuster

Survival Guide for College Students with ADHD or LD
Nadeau, K.G. (2006)
Washington, D.C.: Magination Press

Adults

ADD and Romance: Finding Fulfillment in Love, Sex, and Relationships
Halverstadt, J.S. (1998)
Lanham: Taylor Trade Publishing

ADD in the Workplace: Choices, Changes and Challenges
Kathleen Nadeau, PhD (1997)
Brunner/Mazel

ADHD in Adulthood: A Guide to Current Theory, Diagnosis and Treatment
Weiss, M., Hechtman, L.T., & Weiss, Gabrielle (2001)

ADULT ADHD Screener
www.myTHRIVE.net

Clinician's Guide to Adult ADHD: Assessment and Intervention
Sam Goldstein & Anne Teeter Ellison (2002)
Academic Press

The Clinicians Role in Treatment of ADHD
Kathleen Nadeau, PhD
(In Clinician's Guide to Adult ADHD: Assessment and Intervention
Goldstein, Sam and Anne Teeter Ellison
Academic Press, 2002
pp. 107-126)

Honey, Are You Listening?
Fowler, R., & Fowler, J. (2002)

Is It You, Me, Or Adult ADD?
Pera, G. & Barkley, R. (2008)
Alarm Press

Scattered Minds: Hope and Help for Adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Adler,L. with Florence, M. (2006)
New York, NY: G.P. Putman's Sons

You, Your Relationship & Your ADD
Bell, M.T. (2002)
Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications

Women

Understanding Women with AD/HD
Nadeau, K.G. & Quinn, P.O. (2002)
Washington, D.C.: Advantage Books

Women with Attention Deficit Disorder: Embrace Your Differences and Transform Your Life
Solden S. (1995, 2005)
Grass Valley, CA: Underwood Books

Organizations/Websites

ADDvance: A Resource for Women and Girls with Attantion Deficit Disorders
www.addvance.com

American Coaching Association
www.americoach.org

Attention Deficit Disorder Association
www.add.org

Attention Deficit Disorder Resources: Lists many resources including information on transformation issues.
www.addresources.org

ADDITUDE Magazine
www.additudemag.com

CHADD
www.chadd.org
www.chadd-mc.org

Coaching
www.addcoaching.com

Coaching - The Disorganized Mind: Coaching Your ADHD Brain to Take Control of Your Time, Tasks, and Talents
www.nancyratey.com

National Association of Professional Organizers
www.napo.net

National Center for Gender Issues and AD/HD
www.ncgiadd.org

National Resource Center on AD/HD: a Program of CHADD
www.help4adhd.org

Psychology Today: Find a Therapist
www.psychologytoday.com
http://therapists.psychologytoday.com

WebMD (use search term: ADD)
www.webmd.org