ADHD Books

ADHD 2.0: New Science and Essential Strategies for Thriving with Distraction–from Childhood through Adulthood, 2021, Edward M. Hallowell, MD & John Ratey, MD.

12 Principles for Raising a Child with ADHD, Russell A. Barkley, MD.

Smart but Scattered, Peg Dawson EdD & Richard Guare, PhD

How to Reach and Teach Children with ADD/ADHD, Sandra Rief, MA

Parenting Children with ADHD: 10 Lessons that Medicine Cannot Teach and Essential Strategies for Thriving with Distraction–from Childhood Through Adulthood, 2021, Vincent A .Monastra, PhD

Putting on the Brakes: Understanding and Taking Control of Your ADD or ADHD, Patricia Quinn, MD & Judith Stern, MA

Taking Charge of ADHD: The Complete, Authoritative Guide for Parents (Revised Edition) by Russell A. Barkley, MD

The ADHD Effect on Marriage: Understand and Rebuild Your Relationship in 6 Steps by Melissa Orlov.
Hallowell, E. & Ratey, J., (1994). Delivered from Distraction Widely recognized as the classic in the field, and revised fairly recently.

Rosier, T., (2021). Your Brain’s Not Broken: Strategies for navigating your emotions and life with ADHD. This book does a great job of covering how to manage the energy and motivation issues of ADHD, extra big emotions, and how the ADHD brain functions in a lively, compassionate, and interesting way.

Kohlberg, J., & Nadeau, K. (2002). ADHD-friendly Ways to organize your life. One of the best books available about organizing with ADHD.

Taylor-Klaus, E. & Dempster, D. (2016). Parenting ADHD Now! Highly recommended book about parenting young kids who have ADHD.

ADHD Web Sites

CHADD, The National Advocacy, Research and Support Organization for ADHD

ADHD webinars, articles, and blogs

Sleep tips for families managing ADHD

Social skills tips:

The National Attention Deficit Disorder Association:

The American Academy of Pediatrics:

Ari Tuckman’s videos and blog. Expert advice at