Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder


Adamec, Christine (2000).  Moms with ADD: a self-help manual.  MD: Taylor Trade.  Outstanding book for mothers with ADD as well as others.

Brown, Thomas E. (2005).  Attention deficit disorder: the unfocused mind in children and adults.  New Haven: Yale University Press.   Excellent, well-written book with information about ADHD and treatments.

Hallowell, Edward M. & Ratey, John J. (2005).  Delivered from distraction: getting the most of life with attention deficit disorder.   NY: Ballantine Books.   Great book for adults with ADD/ADHD.

Hallowell, Edward M. & Ratey, John J. (1994).  Driven to distraction: recognizing and coping with attention deficit disorder from childhood through adulthood.  NY: Simon and Schuster.  Wonderful book with case examples, suggestions Etc.  Since older book, some of the medical may be dated.

Hallowell, Edward M. & Ratey, John J. (1994).  Answers to distraction.  NY: Bantom Books.  Q & A about ADD.

Kelly, Kate & Ramundo, Peggy (1996).  You mean I’m not lazy, stupid or crazy?: a self-help book for adults with attention deficit disorder.  NY: Fireside.  Excellent book for adults with ADD.

Kolberg, Judith & Nadeau, Kathleen (2016).  ADD-friendly ways to organize your life: Stratgies that Work from an Acclaimed Professional Organizer and a Renowned ADD Clinician 2nd Edition..  NY:  Brunner-Routledge.  Excellent book of organization solutions for people with ADD.

Mason, Oren (2010).  Reaching for a New Potential:  A Life Guide for Adult ADHD From a Fellow Travelor.

Nadeau, Kathleen G. (1996).  Adventures in fast forward: life, love, and work for the ADD adult. NY: Brunner/Mazel.  Outstanding book for clients describing problem, practical solutions and resources.

Pera, Gina (2008).  Is It You, Me., or Adult ADD?: Stopping the Roller Coaster When Someone You Love Has Attention Deficit Disorder.  1201 Alarm Press, San Francisco, CA.  A Helpful book for couples struggling with the effects of AD/HD in a relationship.

Ramsey, Russel &  Rostain, Anthony (2014).  The Adult ADHD Tool Kit: Using CBT to Facilitate Coping Inside and Out. Routledge, Taylor & Friends Group, N.Y., N.Y.

Romain, Trevor and Verdick, Elizabeth (1997).  How to do Homework Without Throwing Up, Free Spirit Publishing.

Taylor, John F (2006). The Survival Guide for Kids with ADD or ADHD, Free Spirit Publishing.

Zeigler-Dendy, Chris A and Zeigler, Alex (2007). A Bird’s-Eye View of Life with ADD and AD/HD: Advice from Young Survivors, 2nd Edition., Cherish the Children.

Zeigler, Alex & Zeigler Dendy, Chris. Real Life ADHD! A DVD Survival guide for children and teens,

Zylowska, Lidia (2012).  The mindfulness prescription for adult ADHD: an 8 step program for strengthening attention, managing emotions, and achieving your goals.  Boston, Mass.: Trumpeter Books.  Outstanding book to help older teens and adults better control their ADHD symptoms.


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