14 March 2009

Recommended ADHD Book List for Parents

The following list of books is recommended for parents. Each has a link to Amazon.

ADD : Helping Your Child : Untying the Knot of Attention Deficit Disorders Warren, Ph.D. Umansky, Barbara Smalley (Contributor)

ADD and the College Student : A Guide for High School and College Students With Attention Deficit Disorder Patricia O. Quinn (Editor)

ADD/ADHD Behavior-Change Resource Kit : Ready-To-Use Strategies & Activities for Helping Children With Attention Deficit Disorder Grad L., Ph.D. Flick

ADHD : How to Deal With Very Difficult Children (Human Horizons Series) Alan Train

ADHD and Teens : A Parent's Guide to Making It Through the Tough Years Colleen Alexander-Roberts & Paul T. Elliott

ADHD in the Schools : Assessment and Intervention Strategies (Guilford School Practitioner Series) George J. Dupaul, Gary Stoner (Contributor)

Adult ADD : The Complete Handbook : Everything You Need to Know About How to Cope and Live Well With ADD/ADHD David Sudderth MD and others

Attention Deficit Disorder : Helpful, Practical Information : A Guide for Parents & Educators (Guides for Parents and Educators Series) Elaine K. McEwan

Attention Deficit Disorder : A Different Perception Thom Hartmann

Attention Deficit Disorders Hyperactivity and Associated Disorders : A Handbook for Parents and Professionals Wendy S. Coleman

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder : What Every Parent Wants to Know David L. Wodrich (Editor)

Dr. Larry Silver's Advice to Parents on Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Larry M. Silver

Driven to Distraction : Recognizing and Coping With Attention Deficit Disorder from Childhood Through Adulthood Edward M. Hallowell, John J. Ratey (Contributor)

Hyperactivity : Why Won't My Child Pay Attention? Sam Goldstein & Michael Goldstein

Life on the Edge : Parenting a Child With ADD/ADHD David Spohn

Power Parenting for Add/Adhd Children : A Practical Parent's Guide for Managing Difficult Behaviors Grad L. Flick, Harvey C. Parker

Putting on the Brakes : Young People's Guide to Understanding Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Patricia O. Quinn, Judith M. Stern

Recipes for Health : Hyperactive Child : Over 150 Recipes to Help Hyperactivity and Other Food Intolerances Janet Ash and others

Right-Brained Children in a Left-Brained World : Unlocking the Potential of Your ADD Child Jeffrey Freed and others

Survival Strategies for Parenting Your ADD Child : Dealing With Obsessions Compulsions, Depression, Explosive Behavior, and Rage George T. Lynn

Taking Charge of ADHD : The Complete, Authoritative Guide for Parents Russell A. Barkley, Phd.

The A.D.D. and A.D.H.D. Diet! : A Comprehensive Look at Contributing Factors and Natural Treatments for Symptoms of Attention Deficit Disorder and Hyperactivity Rachel Bell and others

The A.D.D. Book : New Understandings, New Approaches to Parenting Your Child William Sears & Lynda Thompson

The ADD Nutrition Solution : A Drug-Free Thirty Day Plan Marcia Zimmerman

The ADHD Parenting Handbook : Practical Advice for Parents from Parents Colleen Alexander-Roberts

The Attention Deficit Answer Book : The Best Medications and Parenting Strategies for Your Child Michael Boyette, Alan Wachtel, MD

The Attention Zone : A Parent's Guide to Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Michael W. Cohen, MD.

The Hyperactive Child, Adolescent, and Adult : Attention Deficit Disorder Through the Lifespan Paul H. Wender

*Click HERE for a listing of books recommended for teachers and other professionals who work with children.


konnie said...

Hey. Great post you've got there. It will really help the parents to deal with their children that has ADHD.

Liz said...

Konnie- sorry for the late follow up. Hope you've been able to find a book or two that are helping you out. Talking to moms who've already been through this is quite helpful, too. I have my sister to learn from. :D