Recommended Resources

Books, Magazines and Online

  •    ADHD: A Complete and Authoritative Guide by the American Academy of Pediatrics2004 edited by Michael I. Reiff, MD, FAAP
  •     ADDitude Magazine
  •     Add Warehouse
  •     All Kinds of Minds Institutes
  •     Taking Charge of ADHD: The Complete Authoritative Guide for Parents, 2nd edition by Russell Barkley, MD, New York, NY:Guilford Press; 2000
  •     Siblings Without Rivalry by Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish – how to help your children live together so you can live too (The Hearst Corporation, 105 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10016).
  •     The Difficult Child by Stanley Turecki, M.D. and Leslie Tonner with a foreword by Stella Chess, M.D. Published by Bantam Books, Inc., 666 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10103.
  •     Transforming the Difficult Child by Howard Glasser, MA and Jennifer Easley, MA. Contact author atadhddoc@theriver.com.
  •     Jumpin’ Johnny, Get Back To Work, A Child’s Guide to ADHD/Hyperactivity by Michael Gordon, Ph.D.
  •     All Kinds of Minds, A Young Student’s Book about Learning Abilities and Learning Disorders by Mel Levine, MD
  •     Keeping A Head in School, a Student’s Book about Learning Abilities and Learning Disorders by Mel Levine, MD
  •     Driven to Distraction – Recognizing and Coping with Attention Deficit Disorder from Childhood through Adulthood by Edward M. Hallowell, MD, and John J. Ratey, M.D. Pantheon Books, A Division of Random House, Inc., New York, 1994
  •     Answers to Distraction by Edward M. Hallowell, M.D. and John J. Ratey, MD Bantam Books
  •     Internet Resources for Special Children – More Information

Support Groups

Videos

  •     Learning Disabilities and Social Skills, Last one Picked, First one Picked On by Richard Lavoie, PBS –More Information
  •     How Difficult Can this Be? Understanding Learning Disabilities by Richard Lavoie, PBS – More Information
  •     When the Chips are Down…Learning Disabilities and Discipline with Richard Lavoie, PBS – More Information