ADHD Informations, tips and tricks

ADHD - Books and DVD

My Brain Needs Glasses, book for children with ADHD

My Brain STILL Needs Glasses, book for adult with ADHD

DVD : Portrait of ADHD

Mon cerveau a besoin de lunettes, livre pour enfant ayant le TDAH

Mon cerveau a ENCORE besoin de lunettes,livre pour adulte ayant le TDAH

DVD: Portrait du TDAH

Suggestions of books on ADHD and related disorders in English

  • Classification is divided into Children and Adult ADHD. Books that cover both are in the Adult ADHD section.
  • Other interesting books may not be on that list, please use the contact us option to give us the information.
  • Note that all suggested books in French are listed in the French section.

ADHD, English Publications

The following classification takes into account the main topics in the documents. The books specifically on ADHD in adults have been classified separately for easy reference. For other very interesting documents which might not be on this list, please contact us to add them. Please note that other references can be found in the listing of publications in French on the site.


Taking Charge of ADHDBarkley, R. A. (2013). Taking Charge of ADHD: The Complete Authoritative Guide for Parents. New York: Guilford Press.

With Time to Spare Bertin, M., (2011) The Family ADHD Solution: A Scientific Approach to Maximizing Your Child's Attention and Minimizing Parental Stress, New York: Palgrave Macmillan

Attention Difference Disorder: How to Turn Your Child or Teen's Difference into Strenghts in 7 simple stepsHandelman, K. (2011). Attention Difference Disorder: How to Turn Your Child or Teen's Difference into Strenghts in 7 simple steps. New York: Morgan James Publishing.

Understanding Girls with ADHDNadeau, K. G., Littman, E. B., and Quinn, P. (2015). Understanding Girls with AD/HD. Silver Spring: Advantage Books.

Survival Guide for College Students with ADHD or LDNadeau, K.G. (2006) Survival Guide for College Students with ADHD or LD. New York: Magination Press.

1-2-3 MagicPhelan, T. W. (2003). 1-2-3 Magic. Glen Ellyn, Illinois: Parent Magic inc.

Weiss, G., & Hechtman, L. (1993). Hyperactive children grown up. New York: Guilford Press.

 

Scattered MindsAdler, L. and Florence, M. (2006) Scattered Minds: Hope and Help for Adults with ADHD, New York: Putnam.

Barkley DeficitsBarkley, R. A. (2011). Barkley Deficits in Executive Functioning Scale (BDEFS). New York: Guilford Press.

Barkley Adult ADHDBarkley, R. A. (2011). Barkley Adult ADHD Rating Scale-IV (BAARS-IV). New York: Guilford Press.

ADHD in AdultsBarkley,R.A., Murphy, K.R. & Fischer, M. (2010) ADHD in Adults: What the Science Says, by . New York: Guilford Publications.

Taking Charge of Adult ADHDBarkley, R. A. (2010). Taking Charge of Adult ADHD. New York: Guilford Press.

Attention Deficit Disorders and Comorbidities in Children, Adolescents and Adults Brown, T. E. (2009). Attention Deficit Disorders and Comorbidities in Children, Adolescents and Adults. Washington DC: American Psychiatric Press.

Outside the Box Brown, T. E. (2017). Outside the Box: Rethinking ADD/ADHD in Children and Adults, A practical Guide. Washington DC: American Psychiatric Association Publishing.

A.D.D. Stole My Car KeysGreen, R. & Jain, U. (2011) A.D.D. Stole My Car Keys. Missauga, Big Brain Production.

Hallowell, E. M., and Ratey, J. J. (1995). Driven to Distraction: Recognizing and Coping with Attention Deficit Disorder from Childhood through Adulthood. New York: Simon & Schuster.

Hallowell, E. M., and Ratey, J. J. (1996). Answers to Distraction. New York: Bantam Books.

Hallowell, E. M., and Ratey, J. J. (2005). Delivered from Distraction. New York: Ballantine Books.

Kelly, K., and Ramundo, P. (1996). You Mean I'm not Lazy, Stupid or Crazy? A Fireside Book. New York: Simon & Schuster.

With Time to Spare Kooij, J.J.Sandra, (2013) Adult ADHD: Diagnostic Assessment and Treatment, London: Springer. More infos

Kolberg, J and Nadeau, K.G. (2002) ADD-Friendly ways to Organize Your Life. New York: Routledge.

10 Simple Solutions to Adult ADDMoulton Sarkis S., Klein K., (2011) ADD and Your Money: A Guide to Personal Finance for Adults with Attention-Deficit Disorder, Oakland: New Harbinger Publications, Inc.

10 Simple Solutions to Adult ADDMoulton Sarkis S., (2011) 10 Simple Solutions to Adult ADD. Oakland: New Harbinger Publications, Inc.

Adult ADD: A Guide for the newly DiagnosedMoulton Sarkis S., (2011) Adult ADD: A Guide for the newly Diagnosed, Oakland: New Harbinger Publications, Inc.

Making the Grades with ADD, A Student's Guide to Succeeding in College with Attention Deficit DisorderMoulton Sarkis S., (2008) Making the Grades with ADD, A Student's Guide to Succeeding in College with Attention Deficit Disorder. Oakland: New Harbinger Publications, Inc.

Nadeau, K. G. (1996). Adventures in Fast Forward: Life, Love and Work for the ADD Adult. New York: Brunner/Mazel.

Nadeau, K. G. (1997). ADD in the Workplace: Choices, Changes and Challenges. New York: Brunner/Mazel.

Nadeau, K. G., Littman, E. B., and Quinn, P. (2002). Understanding Women with AD/HD. Silver Spring: Advantage Books.

Making the Grades with ADD, A Student's Guide to Succeeding in College with Attention Deficit DisorderPera G., (2008) Is it You, Me, or Adult ADD? Stopping the Roller Coaster When Your Partner has -- Surprise! -- Attention Deficit Disorder , San Francisco, 1201 Alarm Press.

Pera G. and Robin A.L. , (2016) Adult ADHD-Focused Couple Therapy: Clinical Strategies, New York: Routledge.

Pinsky S. C., (2006) Organizing Solutions for People with Attention Deficit Disorder-Tips and Tools to Help you Take Charge of Your Life and Get Organized, Glouchester, Fair Winds Press.

Fidget to Focus: Outwit Your Boredom: Sensory Strategies for Living with ADDRotz R., Wright S.D. (2005) Fidget to Focus: Outwit Your Boredom: Sensory Strategies for Living with ADD. Lincol: iUniverse

Making the Grades with ADD, A Student's Guide to Succeeding in College with Attention Deficit DisorderRamsay, J. Russell, Rostain, Anthony L. (2007) Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Adult ADHD. An Integrative Psychosocial and Medical Approach. Routledge

Making the Grades with ADD, A Student's Guide to Succeeding in College with Attention Deficit DisorderRamsay, J.R. (2009). Nonmedication Treatments for Adult ADHD: Evaluating Impact on Daily Functioning and Well-Being, Washington DC: American Psychological Association Press

Retz, W (Homburg) and Klein, RG (New York), 2010 Key issues in mental Health vol 176: Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in Adults.

Mastering Your Adult ADHDSafren, S. A., Sprich S., Perlman C.A., Otto, M. W. (2005) Mastering Your Adult ADHD, A Cognitive Behavioral Treatment Program, Client Workbook, New York: Oxford.

Mastering Your Adult ADHD Safren, S. A., Perlman C.A., Sprich S., Otto, M. W. (2005) Mastering Your Adult ADHD, A Cognitive Behavioral Treatment Program, Therapist Guide, New York: Oxford.

A Clinician's Guide to Adult ADHD Comorbidities Sadek, Joseph (2014) A Clinician's Guide to ADHD, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing
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A Clinician's Guide to Adult ADHD Comorbidities Sadek, Joseph (2016) A Clinician's Guide to Adult ADHD Comorbidities , Switzerland: Springer International Publishing

Making the Grades with ADD, A Student's Guide to Succeeding in College with Attention Deficit DisorderSolanto, M. (2011) Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Adult ADHD: Targeting Executive Dysfunction, New York, Guilford Press

Solden, S. (1995). Women with Attention Deficit Disorder: Embracing Disorganization at Home and in the Workplace. Grass Valley: Underwood Books.

Making the Grades with ADD, A Student's Guide to Succeeding in College with Attention Deficit DisorderSurman C., Bilkey T., Weintraub K. (2013)Fast Minds: How to Thrive If You Have ADHD (Or Think You Might). New York: Penguin Groups

Making the Grades with ADD, A Student's Guide to Succeeding in College with Attention Deficit DisorderTuckman, A. (2008) Integrative Treatment for Adult ADHD, Oakland: New Harbinger Publications, Inc.

Making the Grades with ADD, A Student's Guide to Succeeding in College with Attention Deficit DisorderTuckman, A. (2009) More Attention, Less Deficit: Success Strategies for Adults with ADHD, Specialty Press/A.D.D. Warehouse, U.S.

Making the Grades with ADD, A Student's Guide to Succeeding in College with Attention Deficit DisorderTuckman, A. (2012) Understand Your Brain, Get More Done, available at ADDwarehouse.

With Time to SpareWalker, L. (2011) With Time to Spare: The Ultimate Guide to Peak Performance for Entrepreneurs, Adults with ADHD and other Creative Geniuses. Montreal, Creative Genius Publications.

With Time to Spare Zylowska, Lidia (2012) The Mindfulness Prescription for Adult ADHD, An 8-Step Program for Strengthnening Attention, Managing Emotions and Achieving your Goals. Boston&London : Trumpeter