Teaching Teens With ADD, ADHD & Executive Function Deficits: A Quick Reference Guide for Teachers and Parents (2nd Edition)

A well-known expert on attention deficit disorders and related conditions and the author of the highly acclaimed Teenagers with ADD and ADHD, Chris Dendy is encouraging to educators about the challenges of teaching and managing behavior, while reminding them that attention issues are due to problems in the brain that students can’t control. Summaries fall… More Teaching Teens With ADD, ADHD & Executive Function Deficits: A Quick Reference Guide for Teachers and Parents (2nd Edition)

Teenagers with ADD, ADHD & Executive Function Deficits: A Guide for Parents and Professionals

A seasoned expert and veteran parent, Chris Zeigler Dendy looks at key areas (academics, dating, driving, socializing, and greater independence) that make adolescence potentially more difficult for kids with ADD, ADHD, or executive function deficits. This new edition is expanded and refreshed with indispensable information on the latest DSM-5 diagnostic criteria, research, education strategies and… More Teenagers with ADD, ADHD & Executive Function Deficits: A Guide for Parents and Professionals

The ADHD Book of Lists: A Practical Guide for Helping Children and Teens with Attention Deficit Disorders

The ADHD Book of Lists is a comprehensive guide to ADHD/ADD, providing the answers parents, teachers, and other caregivers seek in a convenient list format. This new second edition has been updated with the latest research findings and resources, including the most up to date tools and strategies for helping these children succeed. Each aspect… More The ADHD Book of Lists: A Practical Guide for Helping Children and Teens with Attention Deficit Disorders

The Adventures of Stretch More: Pick-Your-Path Stories for Solving Problems Together

Meet Stretch More, a rubber-band character who loves video games and skateboarding, but also has behavior issues that frequently get him in trouble. Stretch is very inflexible! If you know a child like Stretch — one who has difficulty adapting to changes, handling frustrations, and problem solving — then this book can help! The book… More The Adventures of Stretch More: Pick-Your-Path Stories for Solving Problems Together

The Boy On The Bus

Margo and Corey take the same school bus. One day Corey falls & Margo helps him to the nurse’s office. She learns not only that Corey has ADD, but what that means & how it affects his behavior at the bus stop. Margo and Corey become good friends.

The Clark Kent Chronicles

Book Cover, The Clark Kent Chronicles

A very honest, often funny account of raising a son with ADHD and autism, from toddler to adulthood.

The Energetic Brain

Written by a neuroscientist who has studied ADHD, a clinician who has diagnosed and treated it for 30 years, and a special educator who sees it daily, The Energetic Brain provides the latest information from neuroscience on how the ADHD brain works and shows how to harness its potential for success. It distills the latest… More The Energetic Brain

The Science of Making Friends: Helping Socially Challenged Teens and Young Adults

While a number of programs help young children with autism to develop social skills, until now there have been no such approaches for older kids and adults on the spectrum. This book is based on UCLA’s acclaimed PEERS program, a research-based approach to helping adolescents and young adults with autism make and keep friends. This step-by-step… More The Science of Making Friends: Helping Socially Challenged Teens and Young Adults

Think Social! A Social Thinking Curriculum for School Age Students

Many of the lessons Michelle weaves into her workshops are written in detail in this book, and there are many more the audiences have never heard! This comprehensive curriculum, breaks detailed lessons into eight chapters demonstrating how lessons evolve from working as a member of a group and observing others, through behavioral self-monitoring, interpreting and… More Think Social! A Social Thinking Curriculum for School Age Students

This Morning Sam Went To Mars

Eight-year-old Sam is always daydreaming about exploring space and the deepest seas, which is awesome, except when he’s supposed to be focusing on something else. It seems like all he hears is, “Pay attention!”. The doctor says Sam is lucky: he has a very powerful brain! But he does need some help focusing. She gives… More This Morning Sam Went To Mars

Train The Brain To Hear

Train the Brain to Hear was written by a parent and teacher for parents and teachers. The program utilizes brain training techniques specific to auditory learning to encourage development of the connection between the brain and the ears. The program also focuses on treating many of the symptoms of auditory processing disorders in children who… More Train The Brain To Hear

Train Your Dragon to Focus

It can be hard to focus, especially when other things surround you. In this book, Drew gives the reader tips on how he helped his dragon, Diggory Doo, to focus in the classroom, on the soccer field, and at home. This book is a good choice for young readers who struggle with attention and focus… More Train Your Dragon to Focus

Understanding Girls with ADHD, How They Feel and Why They Do What They Do

This expanded and updated book illuminates the complexity of ADHD in girls and women, both across the lifespan and across multiple domains of life (e.g.,home, school, the workplace, close relationships)blending clinical examples, case material, and summarizes causal factors. It covers information on ADHD and development and provides a synthesis of the kinds of treatment strategies… More Understanding Girls with ADHD, How They Feel and Why They Do What They Do

Understanding Motor Skills In Children With Dyspraxia, ADHD, Autism, And Other Learning Disabilities: A Guide to Improving Coordination

Book Cover, Understanding Motor Skills In Children With Dyspraxia, ADHD, Autism, And Other Learning Disabilities: A Guide to Improving Coordination

Coordination problems often make everyday activities a challenge for children with learning disabilities. This accessible manual offers practical strategies and advice for helping children with coordination difficulties. The author explains how to recognize normal and abnormal motor development, when and how to seek help and includes specific teaching strategies to help children with coordination difficulties… More Understanding Motor Skills In Children With Dyspraxia, ADHD, Autism, And Other Learning Disabilities: A Guide to Improving Coordination

Viva Le Resistance!

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Annie, who is in 8th grade, describes what it is like to live with ADD. She talks about dealing with bullies, peer pressure, the “cliques” and making good choices.

Winston Wallaby Can’t Stop Bouncing

This fun, illustrated storybook will help children aged 5-10 with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) recognize their sensory needs and develop tools to support them. A helpful introduction for parents and carers explains hyperactivity and how it can affect a child’s perception of the world, and… More Winston Wallaby Can’t Stop Bouncing

Zipper: The Kid With ADHD

Book Cover, Zipper: The Kid With ADHD

Zach, a fifth-grader who has ADHD, has trouble concentrating and controlling himself until a retired jazz musician who believes in him, gives him the motivation to start trying to do better. Follow Zipper as things start to turn around.