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A.D.D. Books and Videos

General Information: Books

Amen, Daniel. Windows into the ADD Mind: understanding and treating attention deficit disorder in the everyday lives of children, teenagers, and adults. Fairfield, CA: The Center for Effective Living, 1994. Order from: Mind Works Press, 707-429-7181 Video: Fairfield, CA: The Center for Effective Living, 1994.

Barkley, Russell. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: a handbook for diagnosis and treatment. New York: Guilford Press, 1990. ISBN 0-89862-443-6

Coleman, Wendy. Attention Deficit Disorders: a handbook for parents and professionals. 5th ed. Madison, WI: Calliope Books, 1988. ISBN 0-9620187-1-6

Copeland, Edna and Valerie Love. Attention, Please! a comprehensive guide for successfully parenting children with attention disorders and hyperactivity, ADHD/ADD. Atlanta, GA: SPI Press, 1991. ISBN 1880043017

Garber, Stephen W. , Marianne Daniels Garber and Robyn Freedman Spizman. Beyond Ritalin: facts about medication and other strategies for helping children, adolescents, and adults with attention deficit disorders. New York: Villard Books, 1996. ISBN 0-679-45018-1

Gardner, Richard. Hyperactivity: the so-called attention deficit disorder and the group of MBD syndromes. Cresskill, NJ: Creative Therapeutics, 1987. 0-933812-15-9

Hallowell, Edward and John J. Ratey. Driven to Distraction: recognizing and coping with attention deficit disorder from childhood through adulthood. New York: Pantheon Books, 1994. ISBN 0679421777

Hallowell, Edward and John J. Ratey. Answers to Distraction. New York: Pantheon Books, 1994. ISBN 0-679-43973-0

Hartmann, Thom. Attention Deficit Disorder: a different perception. Novato, CA: Underwood Miller, 1993. ISBN 0887331564 (pbk)

Ingersoll, Barbara and Sam Goldstein. Attention Deficit Disorder and Learning Disabilities: realities, myths, and controversial treatments. 1st ed. New York: Doubleday, 1993. ISBN 0-385-46931-4 (pbk)

Ingersoll, Barbara and Sam Goldstein. Your hyperactive child: a parent's guide to coping with attention deficit disorder. New York: Doubleday, 1988. ISBN 0-385-24070-8

Johnston, Robert. Attention Deficits, Learning Disabilities, and Ritalin: a practical guide. 2nd ed. San Diego, CA: Singular Publishing Group, 1991. ISBN 1879105128 (pbk)

Jordan, Dale. Attention Deficit Disorder: ADD syndrome. Austin, TX: Pro-Ed, 1988. ISBN 0-89079-176-7

Kelly, Kate and Peggy Ramundo. You mean I'm not lazy, stupid or crazy?!. New York: Scribner, 1995 ISBN 0-684-80116-7

Kirby, Edward A. Understanding and Treating Attention Deficit Disorder. New York: Pergamon Press, 1986. ISBN 0-08-033134-3

Levinson, Harold. Total Concentration: how to understand attention deficit disorders. New York: M. Evans and Co., 1990. ISBN 0-87131-708-7

Loney, Jan, ed. The Young Hyperactive Child: answers to questions about diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment. New York: The Haworth Press, 1987. ISBN 0-86656-670-8

Matson, Johnny. Handbook of Hyperactivity in Children. Boston: Allyn and Bacon, 1993. ISBN 0205145914

Moss, Robert and Helen Huff Dunlap. Why Johnny Can't Concentrate. Dunlap, NY: Bantam Books, 1990. ISBN 0-553-34968-6

Nussbaum, Nancy. Identification and Treatment of Attention Deficit Disorders. Austin, TX: Pro-Ed, 1990. ISBN 0-89079-263-1

Phelan, Thomas. Hyperactivity and Attention Deficit Disorders. Glen Ellyn, IL: Child Management, 1989.

Phelan, Thomas. All About Attention Deficit Disorder: a comprehensive guide. Glen Ellyn, IL: Child Management, 1993. ISBN 0963386115 (pbk)

Shaywitz, Sally and Bennett Shaywitz. Attention Deficit Disorder Comes of Age: current perspectives. 1988. From Learning Disabilities: proceeding of the National Conference, Jan. 1987.

Silver, Larry. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: a clinical guide to diagnosis and treatment. Washington D.C.: American Psychiatric Press, 1992. ISBN 0-88048-509-4(pbk)

Solden, Sari. Women with attention deficit disorder: embracing disorganization at home and in the workplace. Grass Valley, CA: Underwood Books, 1995. ISBN 1-887424-05-9

General Information: Video programs

ABCs of ADD. Washington, D.C.: JKL Communications, P.O. Box 40157, Washington DC 20016 202-223-5097

Video ADD from A to Z. Video Available from Sorpis West, 1140 Boston Avenue, Longmont, CO, 80501. 800-547-6747

Barkley, Russell. ADD in the Classroom. New York: Guilford Press, 1994.

Video Barkley, Russell. ADHD: What do we know? New York: Guilford Press, 1992.

Video Barkley, Russell. ADHD: What can we do? New York: Guilford Press, 1992.

Video CACLD. Understanding Attention Deficit Disorder. Host David Smith with Simon Epstein, MD. Connecticut Association for Children with Learning Disabilities, nd.

Video Phelan, Thomas. All About Attention Deficit Disorder: symptoms, development, prognosis, and causes. Part 1. Glen Ellyn, IL: Child Management, Inc., 1990. Available from: ADD Warehouse, 1-800-233-9273

Phelan, Thomas. All About Attention Deficit Disorder: diagnosis and treatment. Part 2. Glen Ellyn, IL: Child Management, Inc., 1990. Available from: ADD Warehouse, 1-800-233-9273

Phelan, Thomas. Medication for ADD. Glen Ellyn, IL: Child Management, 1994. Available from: ADD Warehouse, 1-800-233-9273

Parenting Issues: Books

Alexander-Roberts, Colleen. The ADHD Parenting Handbook: practical advice for parents from parents. Dallas, TX: Taylor Publishing Company, 1994. ISBN 0-87833-862-4

Bain, Lisa. A Parent's Guide to Attention Deficit Disorder. New York: A Delta Book, 1991. ISBN 0-385-30031-X

Flick, Grad L. Power Parenting for Children With ADD/ADHD: a practical parent's guide for managing difficult behaviors. West Nyack, NY : The Center for Applied Research in Education, 1996. ISBN 0-87628-877-8 (pbk)

Fowler, Mary. Maybe You Know My Kid: a parent's guide to identifying, understanding and helping your child with ADHD. New York: A Birch Lane Press Book, 1990. ISBN 1-55972-097-2

Garber, Stephen, Marianne Garber, and Robyn Freedman Spizman.. If Your Child is Hyperactive, Inattentive, Impulsive, Distractible: helping the ADD hyperactive child. New York: Villard Books, 1990. ISBN 0-394-57205-X

Gordon, Michael. ADHD/Hyperactivity: a consumer's guide. DeWitt, NY: GSI Publications, 1991. ISBN 0-9627701-0-8

Hafner, Claire. Learning to Parent a Hyperactive Child. Wilmington, DE: G.P. King Publishing Company, 1987. ISBN 0-9619572-0-4

McCarney, Stephen and Angela Marie Bauer. Parent's Guide to Attention Deficit Disorders. Columbia, MO: Hawthorne Educational Services, 1990. 1-800-542-1673

McNamara, Barry and Francine J. McNamara. Keys to Parenting a Child with Attention Deficit Disorder. Hauppauge, NY: Barron's, 1993. ISBN 0812014596 (pbk)

Minde, Klaus. A Guide for Parents on Hyperactivity in Children. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada: Learning Disabilities Association of Canada, 1988. ISBN 0-919053-30-0

Silver, Larry. Dr. Larry Silver's Advice to Parents on Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Washington, D.C.: American Psychiatric Press, 1993. ISBN 0-88048-561-2

Taylor, John. Helping your Hyperactive Child: from effective treatment and developing discipline and self-esteem to helping your family adjust. Rocklin, CA: Prima Publishing and Communications, 1990. ISBN 1-55958-013-5

Warren, Paul and Jody Capeheart. You and Your ADD Child: how to understand and help kids with Attention Deficit Disorder. Nashville, TN: T. Nelson, 1995. ISBN 0785278958 (pbk)

Wodrich, David L. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: what every parent wants to know. Baltimore, MD: P.H. Brookes, 1994. ISBN 1557661413 (pbk)

Zeigler-Dendy, Chris A. Teenagers with ADD: a parents' guide. Bethesda, MD: Woodbine House, 1995. ISBN 0933149697

Parenting Issues: Video Programs

Goldstein, Sam. Why Won't My Child Pay Attention? Salt Lake City, UT: Neurology Learning and Behavior Center, 1989. Available from: ADD Warehouse, 1-800-233-9273

Education & Teaching Issues

Gordon, Steven B. and Michael Asher. Meeting the ADD Challenge: a practical guide for teachers. Champaign, IL: Research Press, 1994. ISBN 0-87022-345-2

Johnson, Dorothy. I Can't Sit Still: educating & affirming inattentive & hyperactive children: suggestions for teachers, parents, and other care providers of children to age 10. Santa Cruz, CA: ETR Associates, 1992. ISBN 1560710799 (pbk)

Parker, Harvey. The ADD Hyperactivity Handbook for Schools: effective strategies for identifying and teaching students with attention deficit disorder in elementary and secondary schools. Plantation, FL: Impact Publications, 1992. ISBN 0-9621629-2-2

Rief, Sandra. How to Reach & Teach ADD/ADHD Children: practical techniques, strategies and interventions for helping children with attention problems and hyperactivity. West Nyack: NY: Center for Applied Research in Education, 1993. ISBN 0876284136 (pbk)

Weaver, Constance. Success at Last: helping students with attention deficit (hyperactivity) disorder achieve their potential. Portsmouth, NH: Heinmann Educational Books, 1994. ISBN 0435088084

Goldstein, Sam. Educating Inattentive Children. Salt Lake City, UT: Neurology Learning and Behavior Center, 1989. Video. Available from: ADD Warehouse, 1-800-233-9273

Legal Guide

Latham, Peter and Patricia H. Latham. Attention Deficit Disorder and the Law: a guide for advocates. Washington, DC: JKL Communication, 1992. ISBN 1-883560-00-4

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