Resources

Websites

Books for Parents

  • ADHD Achieving Success in School and in Life, B.P. Guyer
  • Driven to Distraction, Edward Hallowell and John Ratey
  • Executive Function in the Classroom, Christopher Kaufman
  • The Explosive Child, Ross Greene
  • The Five Love Languages of Children, Gary Chapman and Ross Campbell, M.D.
  • Maybe You Know My Kid: A Parent’s Guide to Identifying, Understanding, and Helping Your Child with ADHD, Mary Cahill Fowler
  • A New Understanding of ADHD in Children & Adults, Thomas E. Brown, PhD
  • Parenting with Love and Logic, Foster Cline, M.D. and Jim Fay
  • Raising Your Spirited Child, Mary Sheedy Kurcinka
  • Smart But Scattered, Peg Dawson, EdD, and Richard Guare, PhD
  • Smart but Stuck: Emotions in Teens & Adults with ADHD, Thomas E. Brown, PhD
  • Succeeding in College with ADHD: Issues & Strategies for Students, Counselors, and Educators, S. Bramer
  • Taking Charge of ADHD: The Complete Authoritative Guide for Parents, Russell Barkley
  • Thinking About You Thinking About Me, Michelle Garcia Winner

Books for Children

  • The ADHD Workbook for Kids: Helping Children Gain Self-Confidence, Social Skills, and Self-Control (Instant Help Book for Parents & Kids), Lawrence Shapiro, PhD
  • Learning to Slow Down & Pay Attention: A Book for Kids about ADD, Kathleen Nadeau, PhD and Ellen Dixon, PhD
  • The Survival Guide for Kids with ADD or ADHD, John Taylor, PhD
  • Whole Body Listening Larry at Home, Kristen Wilson and Elizabeth Sautter

Inspiration for All

  • Everybody Always, Bob Goff
  • The Gifts of Imperfection, Brené Brown, PhD, LMSW
  • The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, Oliver Sacks
  • The Reason I Jump: The Inner Voice of a Thirteen-Year-Old Boy with Autism, Naoki Higashida
  • Thinking In Pictures: My Life with Autism, Temple Grandin

Education a Parent’s Guide to Special-Needs Schools

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