Adult ADHD/ADD

  • Driven to Distraction (Revised): Recognizing and Coping with Attention Deficit Disorder – by Edward M. Hallowell and John J. Ratey
    • They Focus on the positives that can come with this “disorder” – including high energy, intuitiveness, creativity, and enthusiasm
  • All Dogs have ADHD - by Kathy Koopman
    • Takes an inspiring and affectionate look at Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, using images and ideas from the canine world to explore a variety of traits that will be instantly recognizable to those who are familiar with ADHD.
  • The ADHD Effect on Marriage: Understand and Rebuild Your Relationship in Six Steps – by Melissa Orlov and Edward M. Hallowell
    • This resource encourages both spouses to become active partners in improving their relationship and healing the fissures that ADHD can cause.
  • Is It You, Me, or Adult ADD? Stopping the Roller Coaster When Someone You Love Has Attention Deficit Disorder – by Gina Pera and Russell Barkley
    • A comprehensive guide to recognizing the behaviors where you least expect them and developing compassion for couples with unrecognized ADHD symptoms.
  • ADHD Guide – by Speedy Publishing
    • Coping with ADHD in children and adults, promoting ADHD parenting.
  • I Always Want to Be Where I’m Not: Successful Living with ADD and ADHD – by Wes Crenshaw, PhD
    • Wes Crenshaw offers 13 principles for successful living with ADHD and ADD drawn from 22 years of experience and 23,000 hours of clinical discussions with hundreds of interesting clients.
  • Taking Charge of Adult ADHD – by Russell A. Barkley
    • Hands-on self-assessment tools and skills-building exercises, plus clear answers to frequently asked questions about medications and other treatments.
  • ADD-Friendly Ways to Organize Your Life – by Judith Kolberg and Kathleen Nadeau
    • Offers organizing advice that ranges from self-help to utilizing the help of non-professionals, to using professional assistance.
  • The Mindfulness Prescription for Adult ADHD: An 8-Step Program for Strengthening Attention, Managing Emotions, and Achieving Your Goals – by Lidia Zylowska and Daniel Siegel
    • Zylowska educates readers about ADHD, helping them to understand how their ADHD brain works and how they can use mindful awareness to work with their challenges.
  • The Gift of Adult ADD: How to Transform Your Challenges and Build on Your Strengths – by Lara Honos-Webb, PhD
    • This book shows you how to transform symptoms into strengths to improve your relationships, job performance, parenting skills, and overall quality of life.
  • The Disorganized Mind: Coaching Your ADHD Brain to Take Control of Your Time, Tasks, and Talents – by Nancy A. Ratey
    • Nancy Ratey has the proven strategies that will help anyone with ADHD get focused, stay on track, and get things done – and finally get what they want from their work and their life.
  • Women with Attention Deficit Disorder: Embrace Your Differences and Transform Your Life – by Sari Solden and MS
    • Three empowering steps restructuring one’s life, renegotiating relationships, and redefining self-image help women take control of their lives and enjoy success on their own terms.
  • ADHD According to Zoe: The Real Deal on Relationships, Finding Your Focus, and Finding Your Keys – by Zoë Kessler and Patricia O. Quinn, MD
    • In this unique and engaging memoir, Kessler shares her own stories of living with ADHD in a way that is relatable, but never predictable.
  • Lifting the Fog: A specific guide to inattentive ADHD in adults – by Michael Carr
    • This book provides specific information about how inattentive ADHD affects adults and how it differs from other forms of ADHD.