ADD/ADHD

Non-Fiction

Ferreiro, Carmen
Ritalin and Other Methylphenidate-containing Drugs
JUV JUV 618.92.F413r
Examines the history, health effects, medical use, and abuse of a stimulant drug prescribed to treat hyperactivity
and inattentiveness in children. 2004.

Quinn, Patricia
Putting On the Brakes
JUV 618.92.Q447p EFL
A guide to understanding and gaining control over attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. 2001.

Morrison, Jaydene
Coping With ADD/ADHD
JUV 618.9228.M834c
Identifies the syndrome of attention deficit disorder and discusses the appropriate treatment and counseling. 
1996.
Attention Deficit Disorder
JUV ME COLL 618.9285.G563
Describes the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of attention deficit disorder, as well as ways in which
people live with it. 2000.

Silverstein, Alvin & Virginia

The ADHD Update

JUV 618.9285.S587a

Defined in detail through the common problems associated with the disorder, a comprehensive guide to a condition
that affects many young people examines the struggles in dealing with ADHD and the present-day treatments available. 2008.

 

Dobson, James
The New Strong-Willed Child
JUV 649.1.D656ns EFL
Contents The wild & woolly will -- Mothers share their stories -- What makes them the way they are? -- Shaping the will -- 
Protecting he spirit -- The most common mistake -- Gearing discipline to the needs of children -- Corporal punishment & the
strong-willed child -- Bitter brothers & surly sisters -- The strong- willed adolescent -- Dealing with the ADHD child -- 
A final word of encouragement. 2004.


Fiction
 

Gehret, Jeanne
Eagle Eyes: A Child's Guide to Paying Attention
JUV G2704.e EFL
Like a river overflowing its banks, Ben wreaks havoc until he learns to recognize and control his Attention
Deficit Disorder. 1991.

Gantos, Jack
Joey Pigza Swallowed the Key
JUV G157.j
To the constant disappointment of his mother and his teachers, Joey has trouble paying attention or controlling his mood
swings when his prescription meds wear off and he starts getting worked up and acting wired. 1998.

Moss, Deborah M.
Shelley, the Hyperactive Turtle
JUV 398.8.M8548s EFL
After his mother takes him to the doctor, Shelley the turtle begins to understand why he feels so jumpy and wiggle
inside that he can't stay still. 1989.

Gehret, Jeanne
I'm Somebody Too
JUV G2704.i
Emily l presents the other child's viewpoint in a family in which one child, her broth has attention deficit disorder. 1992.