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Recommended Readings

Recommended Readings


Books for Parents of Children with ADHD:

1. ADHD: A Complete and Authoritative Guide
Michael I. Reiff

Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics; Second Edition edition (February 1, 2011)
ISBN: 1581104510

2. A Mind at a Time
Mel Levine

Publisher: Simon & Schuster; Reprint edition (January 9, 2003)
ISBN-10: 0743202236

3. Attention Deficit Disorder: The Unfocused Mind in Children and Adults
Thomas Brown

Publisher: Yale University Press (October 2006)
ISBN-10: 0300119895

4. From Chaos to Calm: Effective Parenting for Challenging Children with ADHD and other Behavior Problems
Janet E. Heininger and Sharon K. Weiss
Publisher: Perigee Trade; 1 edition (May 1, 2001)
ISBN-10: 0399526617

5. Late, Lost, and Unprepared: A Parents' Guide to Helping Children with Executive Functioning
Joyce Cooper-Kahn and Laurie Dietzel

Publisher: Woodbine House; 1 edition (October 24, 2008)
ISBN-10: 1890627844

6. Maybe You Know My Teen: A Parentís Guide to Helping Your Adolescent with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
Mary Fowler

Publisher: Harmony; 1 edition (August 21, 2001)
ISBN-10: 0767905148

7. Making the System Work for Your Child with ADHD
Peter Jensen
Publisher: The Guilford Press; 1 edition (June 22, 2004)
ISBN-10: 1572308702

8. Parenting Children With Adhd: 10 Lessons That Medicine Cannot Teach
Vincent J., Ph.D. Monastra

Publisher: American Psychological Association; 1 edition (January 1, 2005)
ISBN-10: 1591471826

9. Raising Resilient Children: Fostering Strength, Hope, and Optimism in Your Child
Robert Brooks and Sam Goldstein
Publisher: McGraw-Hill; 1 edition (August 28, 2002)
ISBN-10: 0809297655

10. Superparenting for ADD: An Innovative Approach to Raising Your Distracted Child
Edward M. Hallowell and Peter S. Jensen

Publisher: Ballantine Books (February 23, 2010)
ISBN-10: 0345497775


Books for Children with ADHD:

1. 50 Activities and Games for Kids with ADHD
Patricia O. Quinn

Publisher: Magination Press; 1 edition (January 1, 2000)
ISBN-10: 1591474833

2. Attention Girls! A Guide to Learn All About Your AD/HD
Patricia O. Quinn

Publisher: Magination Press; 1 edition (April 1, 2009)
ISBN-10: 1433804484

3. A Walk in the Rain with a Brain
Edward Hallowell
Publisher: HarperCollins; 1st edition (September 28, 2004)
ISBN-10: 0060007311

4. Cory Stories: A Kidís Book About Living with ADHD
Jeanne Krauss and Whitney Martin

Publisher: Magination Pr; 1 edition (August 30, 2004)
ISBN-10: 1591471540

5. Eukee the Jumpy Jumpy Elephant
Clifford Corman and Esther Trevino

Publisher: Specialty Press/A.D.D. Warehouse (September 1, 2009)
ISBN-10: 1886941750

6. Help4ADD@High School: The Book You'll Want to Read, Even If Your Mom Bought It For You!
Kathleen G. Nadeau

Publisher: Advantage Books (October 1, 1998)
ISBN-10: 0966036611

7. My Brother's a World-Class Pain: A Sibling's Guide to Adhd-Hyperactivity
Michael Gordon

Publisher: Gsi Pubns (February 1992)
ISBN-10: 0962770124

8. Jumpin' Johnny Get Back to Work! A Childís Guide to ADHD/Hyperactivity
Michael Gordon

Publisher: Gsi Pubns (December 1991)
ISBN-10: 0962770116

9. Joey Pigza Loses Control
Jack Gantos

Publisher: by Jack Gantos; 1st edition (July 12, 2009)
ASIN: B004IH4NFY

10. Learning to Slow Down and Pay Attention: A Book for Kids About ADHD
Kathleen G. Nadeau

Publisher: Magination Press; 3rd edition (September 1, 2004)
ISBN-10: 1591471559

For Siblings of Children with ADHD:

My Brother's a World Class Pain
Michael Gordon

Publisher: Gsi Pubns (February 1992)
ISBN-10: 0962770124

List of Books on Adult ADD Ė ADHD:

1. ADD-Friendly Ways to Organize Your Life
Judith Kolberg and Kathleen G. Nadeau

Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (August 2002)
ISBN-10: 1583913580

2. ADD in The Workplace: Choices, Changes, and Challenges
Kathleen G. Nadeau

Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (September 1, 1997)
ISBN-10: 0876308477

3. A.D.D. & Romance
Jonathan Scott Halverstadt

Publisher: Taylor Trade Publishing; 1 edition (October 1, 1998)
ISBN-10: 087833209X

4. Adventures in Fast Forward: Life, Love, and Work for the ADD Adult
Kathleen G. Nadeau

Publisher: Brunner/Mazel; 1 edition (April 1, 1996)
ISBN-10: 0876308000

5. Answers to Distraction
Edward M. Hallowell and John J. Ratey

Publisher: Anchor; 1 edition (January 12, 2010)
ISBN-10: 0307456390

6. Attention Deficit Disorder: A Different Perception
Thom Hartman

Publisher: Underwood Books; 2nd edition (August 1, 1997)
ISBN-10: 1887424148

7. Attention Deficit Disorder: The Unfocused Mind in Children and Adults
Tom Brown

Publisher: Yale University Press (October 2006)
ISBN-10: 0300119895

8. Delivered from Distraction: Getting the Most out of Life with Attention Deficit Disorder
Edward M. Hallowell and John J. Ratey

Publisher: Ballantine Books (December 27, 2005)
ISBN-10: 0345442318

9. Driven to Distraction: Recognizing and Coping with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder from Childhood through Adulthood
Edward M. Hallowell and John J. Ratey

Publisher: Touchstone; Reprint edition (March 2, 1995)
ISBN-10: 0684801280

10. Finding Your Focus: Practical Strategies for the Everyday Challenges Facing Adults with ADD
Judith Greenbaum and Geraldine Markel

Publisher: McGraw-Hill; 1 edition (September 15, 2005)
ISBN-10: 0071453962

11. More Attention, Less Deficit: Success Strategies for Adults with ADHD
Ari Tuckman

Publisher: Specialty Press; 1 edition (April 1, 2009)
ISBN-10: 1886941742