We aim to quiet the noise and reduce the overwhelm. Here you'll find some GREAT reading material to help you on your ADHD family journey and other aspects of your life. Look through the sections below for recommended books on:

  • ADHD, Learning Disabilities, and Mental Health Resources
  • ADHD Strategies
  • General Parenting
  • Self-Care
  • Coaching/Life Lessons
  • Relationships and Marriage
  • Health
  • Inspiration

ADHD, Learning Disabilities, and Mental Health Resources

How Children Thrive

Your Kid's Gonna Be Okay

PLAYDHD: Permission to Play.....a Prescription for Adults With ADHD

Ready for Take-Off: Preparing Your Teen with ADHD or LD for College

On Your Own: A College Readiness Guide for Teens With ADHD/LD

7 Steps for Success: High School to College Transition Strategies for Students with Disabilities

Learning Outside The Lines

Learning Outside The Lines

Understanding Pathological Demand Avoidance Syndrome in Children

The Queen of Distraction: How Women With ADHD Can Conquer Chaos, Find Focus, and Get More Done

The Instinct to Heal

Easy to Love But Hard to Raise

The Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills Workbook: Practical DBT Exercises for Learning Mindfulness, Interpersonal Effectiveness, Emotion Regulation & … Tolerance

The Mindful Way through Depression: Freeing Yourself from Chronic Unhappiness

The Explosive Child

Smart but Scattered: The Revolutionary “Executive Skills” Approach to Helping Kids Reach Their Potential

ADHD & Teens

Freeing Your Child from Anxiety: Powerful, Practical Solutions to Overcome Your Child's Fears, Worries, and Phobias

TPerfect Chaos: A Daughter's Journey to Survive Bipolar, a Mother's Struggle to Save Her

Ready for Take-Off

Nowhere to Hide

365+1 ways to succeed with ADHD

Delivered from Distraction

When Moms and Kids Have ADD

365 ways to succeed with ADHD: A Full Year of Valuable Tips and Strategies From the World's Best Coaches and Experts

7 Steps for Success: High School to College Transition Strategies for Students with Disabilities

The Family ADHD Solution: A Scientific Approach to Maximizing Your Child's Attention and Minimizing Parental Stress
Taking Antidepressants: Your Comprehensive Guide to Starting, Staying on, and Safely Quitting
The Tipping Points: What Professionals Should Recognize as the Social Impact of ADHD

Boy Without Instructions: Surviving the Learning Curve of Parenting a Child with ADHD

What to Expect When Parenting Children with ADHD

Celebrate! ADHD

Superparenting for ADD


Married to Distraction

The Childhood Roots of Adult Happiness

When You Worry About the Child You Love

A Walk in the Rain with a Brain

Learning Re-Enabled

Multiple Intelligences in the Elementary Classroom

Navigating Adhd

New ADHD Medication Rules: Brain Science & Common Sense

Parents Have the Power to Make Special Education Work: An Insider Guide

The Misunderstood Child

The Tipping Points

Understand Your Brain, Get More Done

Understanding Girls with ADHD

100 Questions & Answers About Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) In Women And Girls

Attention, Girls!: A Guide to Learn All About Your Ad/Hd

Ad/Hd and the College Student

What Does Everybody Else Know That I Don't?

ADHD Strategies

Spark: The Revolutionary New Science of Exercise and the Brain

What Your ADHD Child Wishes You Knew

Igniting a Passion for Learning in the Primary School:

Attention, Girls!: A Guide to Learn All About Your Ad/Hd

Bright Kids Who Can't Keep Up: Help Your Child Overcome Slow Processing Speed and Succeed in a Fast-Paced World

Learning Outside The Lines

 Treating Explosive Kids: The Collaborative Problem-Solving Approach

Beating Boredom as the Secret to Managing ADHD: The Elephant in the ADHD Room

More Attention, Less Deficit: Success Strategies for Adults with ADHD

Fidget to Focus: Outwit Your Boredom: Sensory Strategies for Living with ADD

Teaching the Tiger: A Handbook for Individuals Involved in the Education of Students with Attention Deficit Disorders, Tourette Syndrome or Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Tigers, Too: Executive Functions Speed of Processing Memory

Unfolding the Tent: Advocating for your One-of-a-Kind Child

A Whole New Mind: Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future

Buzz: A Year of Paying Attention

Teaching Teens With ADD, ADHD & Executive Function Deficits: A Quick Reference Guide for Teachers and Parents

Coaching College Students with AD/HD : Issues and Answers

From Chaos to Calm: Effective Parenting for Challenging Children with ADHD and other Behavior Problems

Learning Disabilities: A to Z: A Complete Guide to Learning Disabilities from Preschool to Adulthood

Teenagers With Add: A Parents' Guide (The Special-Needs Collection)

From Emotions to Advocacy: The Special Education Survival Guide

Cory Stories: A Kid's Book About Living With Adhd

The Survival Guide for Kids with ADD or ADHD

Executive Functions: What They Are, How They Work, and Why They Evolved

Good Friends Are Hard to Find

Making Thinking Visible

A Bird's-Eye View of Life with ADD and ADHD

ADD-Friendly Ways to Organize Your Life

Getting Organized in the Era of Endless

365 ways to succeed with ADHD

Brain Surfing & 31 Other Awesome Qualities of ADHD

Let's Fix It: A Magic Kit for ADHD Adults

Empowering Youth with ADHD

Forget Perfect: How to Succeed in Your Profession and Personal Life Even if You Have ADHD

Homework Made Simple

Organized for Life!

Psychic Debris, Crowded Closets

Before the Big O: Professional Organizers Talk about Life before Organizing

Seeing My Time

Square Peg: My Story and What It Means for Raising Innovators, Visionaries, and Out-of-the-Box Thinkers

ADHD: What Everyone Needs to Know

Outnumbered, Not Outsmarted!

Survival Tips for Women with AD/HD

TimeSavor Coaching

Train Your Brain for Success

General Parenting

Finally Focused

ItIt's Not the Stork!: A Book About Girls, Boys, Babies, Bodies, Families and Friends's Perfectly Normal: Changing Bodies, Growing Up, Sex, and Sexual Health

It's Perfectly Normal: Changing Bodies, Growing Up, Sex, and Sexual Health

It's So Amazing!: A Book about Eggs, Sperm, Birth, Babies, and Families

On Your Own

Ready for Take-Off

1-2-3 Magic: 3-Step Discipline for Calm, Effective, and Happy Parenting

8 Keys to Parenting Children with ADHD

10-10-10: A Life-Transforming Idea

What to Do When Your Temper Flares: A Kid's Guide to Overcoming Problems With Anger (What to Do Guides for Kids)

The Blessing Of A Skinned Knee: Using Jewish Teachings to Raise Self-Reliant Children

Raise Your Child's Social IQ

Screamfree Parenting: The Revolutionary Approach to Raising Your Kids by Keeping Your Cool

Queen Bees and Wannabes: Helping Your Daughter Survive Cliques, Gossip, Boyfriends, and the New Realities of Girl World

Raising a Child Responsibly in a Sexually Permissive World

The Five Love Languages of Children

The Magic Years: Understanding and Handling the Problems of Early Childhood

The Blessing of a B Minus: Using Jewish Teachings to Raise Resilient Teenagers

Loving Your Child Is Not Enough: Positive Discipline That Works

The Drama of the Gifted Child: The Search for the True Self

Surviving Sibling Rivalry: Helping Brothers and Sisters Get Along

Bringing the Story Home: The Complete Guide to Storytelling for Parents

Raising Resilient Children : Fostering Strength, Hope, and Optimism in Your Child

The Price of Privilege

The Whole Brain Child

How to Talk so Kids will Listen and Listen so Kids will Talk

Stepping Stones to Building Friendships

The Art of Empowered Parenting

The Parent Coach

The Council of Dads

The Secrets of Happy Families


My Journey from ADHD to Ph.D. - How To Leverage ADHD to Your ADDvantage

Heal Your Body A-Z

The 12 Stages of Healing

Taking Antidepressants

The Queen of Distraction

Coaching/Life Lessons

The Four Agreements

Finding a Career That Works for You

The Anatomy of Peace

Co-Active Coaching

Change Your Questions, Change Your Life

Now What?

Taming Your Gremlin

Falling Awake

Energy Leadership: Transforming Your Workplace and Your Life from the Core

Relationships and Marriage

Confessions of an ADDiva

Married to Distraction

The ADHD Effect on Marriage

The Couple's Guide to Thriving with ADHD

The TurnAround Mom

Perfect Chaos: A Daughter's Journey with Bipolar, A Mother's Struggle to Save Her

Easy to Love but Hard to Raise: Real Parents, Challenging Kids, True Stories


New ADHD Medication Rules: Brain Science & Common Sense

Cure Your Child with Food

In Defense of Food
The Unhealthy Truth

Healing the New Childhood Epidemics: Autism, ADHD, Asthma, and Allergies: The Groundbreaking Program for the 4-A Disorders

The Kid-Friendly ADHD & Autism Cookbook

Kid Smart: Raising a Healthy Child

Is This Your Child?

Our Bodies, Ourselves

Dare to Forgive

Save Your Brain

Your Brain Health Lifestyle

The TurnAround Mom


Mindset: The New Psychology of Success

Smart Women, Inspired Lives: How to Be Happy & Confident

The Underdogs: Children, Dogs, and the Power of Unconditional Love

Overwhelmed: How to Work, Love, and Play When No One Has the Time

Play: How It Shapes the Brain, Opens the Imagination, and Invigorates the Soul

The Soul of Money

The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment

Stillness Speaks

My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist's Personal Journey

Ignore Everybody: and 39 Other Keys to Creativity

Living Serendipitously: Keeping the Wonder Alive

Stumbling on Happiness

Gifted: A Novel


Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead

The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You're Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are

I Thought It Was Just Me (but it isn't): Making the Journey from “What Will People Think?” to “I Am Enough”

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