• Adventures in Fast Forward: Life, Love and Work for the ADD Adult
    Kathleen G. Nadeau
    This book is designed to be a practical guide for day-to-day life. No matter where you are in the scenario – curious about ADD, just diagnosed, or experiencing particular problems. This book will give you effective strategies to help anticipate and negotiate the challenges that come with the condition.
  • ADD in the Workplace
    Kathleen G. Nadeau
    This book explains the positives and negatives of ADD in the workplace. The book is written for people who are already working and coping skills and accommodations for employers are described. The book covers possibilities for self-employment, telecommuting and other ways of “customizing” your own job.
  • Driven to Distraction: Recognizing and Coping with Attention Deficit Disorder from Childhood to Adulthood
    Edward M. Hallowell & John J. Ratey
    Through vivid stories and case histories of patients—both adults and children—Hallowell and Ratey explore the varied forms ADHD takes, from hyperactivity to daydreaming. They dispel common myths, offer helpful coping tools, and give a thorough accounting of all treatment options as well as tips for dealing with a diagnosed child, partner, or family member. But most importantly, they focus on the positives that can come with this “disorder”—including high energy, intuitiveness, creativity, and enthusiasm.
  • Answers to Distraction
    Edward M. Hallowell & John J. Ratey
    Drs. Hallowell and Ratey answer the questions most frequently asked at their workshops and seminars, resulting in an easy-to-read reference that covers every aspect of ADD: from identifying symptoms and diagnosis, to the latest treatment options, as well as practical day-to-day advice on how you or a loved one can live a normal life with ADD.
  • Delivered from Distraction
    Edward M. Hallowell & John J. Ratey
    In this new book, Drs. Edward M. Hallowell and John J. Ratey build on the breakthroughs of Driven to Distraction to offer a comprehensive and entirely up-to-date guide to living a successful life with ADD. Delivered from Distraction is a wise, loving guide to releasing the positive energy that all people with ADD hold inside. If you have ADD or care about someone who does, this is book is a recommended read.
  • You Mean I’m not Lazy, Stupid or Crazy?
    Kate Kelly & Peggy Ramundo
    Written for adults with ADD by adults with ADD, this book focuses on the experiences of adults, offering updated information, practical how-tos and moral support to help readers deal with ADD. It also explains the diagnostic process that distinguishes ADD symptoms from normal lapses in memory, lack of concentration or impulsive behavior.
  • Women with Attention Deficit Disorder: Embrace Your Differences and Transform Your Life
    Sari Solden
    Sari Solden’s groundbreaking study reveals that ADD affects just as many women as men, and that the resulting depression, disorganization, anxiety, and underachievement are also symptoms of ADD. This book explores treatment and counseling options, and uses real-life case histories to examine the special challenges women with ADD and ADHD face.
  • Understanding Girls with ADHD
    Understanding Women with ADHD
    Kathleen Nadeau & Patricia Quinn
    This book delivers a comprehensive and up-to-date information that illuminates the complexity of ADHD in girls and women, both across the lifespan and across multiple domains of life. Understanding Girls with ADHD is recommended for those needing guidance, support, and knowledge about female manifestations of ADHD.
  • ADD-Friendly ways to Organize Your Life: Strategies that Work from a Professional Organizer and a Renowned ADD Clinician
    Judith Kolberg & Kathleen Nadeau
    This is a book that has ADD-Friendly advice with the ADDer in mind. This collaboration brings forth an understanding with the most effective and practical remedy from ADD experts in two important fields — professional organization and clinical psychology. Finally, it offers organizing advice that ranges from self-help to utilizing the help of non-professionals, to using professional assistance.
  • Attention Deficit Disorder: The Unfocused Mind in Children and Adults
    Thomas Brown
    In this up-to-date book, a leading expert offers a new way of understanding ADD. Drawing on recent findings in neuroscience and a rich variety of case histories from his own clinical practice,
  • CrazyBusy: Overstretched, Overbooked and about to Snap! Strategies for Coping in a World Gone ADD
    Edward Hallowell
    CRAZYBUSY is a book that uses real-life examples and hypothetical vignettes to spell out the serious nature of the damaging stress caused by over-activity. Dr. Hallowell does a good job of setting the scene, prior to presenting his analysis and suggestions for personal re-adjustment. Many readers will recognize themselves in Hallowell’s characterizations of the intense, pressured lives of the “over busy.”
  • Moms with ADD: a Self-Help Manual
    Christine A. Adamec
    Moms with ADD enables readers to recognize ADD and optimize their parenting skills. Filled with anecdotes, quotations, and examples, Christine A. Adamec, coauthor of Do You Have Attention Deficit Disorder?, offers practical coping strategies for family- and job-related concerns. This easy-to-read manual is guaranteed to make moms with ADD happier at home and in the office.
  • My Brain Still Needs Glasses: ADHD in Adults
    Annick Vincent
    This book is an indispensable guide for all those who want to understand and find tools to better cope with ADHD. It takes the reader step by step through the clinical symptoms, diagnostic approach and pharmacological treatments available for this neurodevelopmental disorder. This guide is also a treasure trove of practical tips and tricks to help adolescents and adults affected by ADHD to develop effective adaptive strategies to deal with the challenges they face from day to day.
  • Scattered Minds: Hope and Help for Adults with ADHD
    Lenard Adler & Mari Florence
    Dr. Lenard Adler, director of the Adult ADHD Program at New York University School of Medicine, presents the latest findings on Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. In Scattered Minds, he reveals hidden warning signs, debunks common misconceptions, and offers information on obtaining an accurate diagnosis, along with treatment options that include cutting-edge medications and proven coping strategies.
  • All about Attention Deficit Disorder: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment: Children and Adults
    Thomas W. Phelan
    This comprehensive guide describes how to recognize the symptoms of Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), how to best treat it, and how to handle its effects in everyday situations. This guide helps ADD individuals and their friends and families to understand ADD and to better serve the needs of ADD children and adults in school, workplace, and social situations.

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