Treatment Resources: Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
Diagnostic Information
Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, NOS, 314.9 - DSM IV Made Easy Website
Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Combined Type, 314.01 - DSM IV Made Easy Website
Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Predominantly Hyperactive-Impulsive Type, 314.01 - DSM IV Made Easy Website
Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Predominantly Inattentive Type, 314 - DSM IV Made Easy Website
ADD Support
CHADD - Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder
LDA- Learning Disabilities Association
Learning Disabilities - NIMH Articles
National Attention Defficit Disorder Association
Schwab Foundation for Learning - Resources for Parents and Educators working with Children with Learning Differences
Special - A Resource and Service for Parents and Professionals
ADHD in Adults - Psychiatric Times
Attention Deficit Disorder in Children - Psychiatric Times
National Institute of Mental Health Report on ADHD
Physicians say ADHD is not overdiagnosed - APA Monitor Article
Research Developments and their Implications for Clinical Care of the ADHD Child - Psychiatric Times
Researchers Differ on ADHD Medication Risks - Psychiatric Times
Some clinicians misusing ADHD diagnosis tools, report says - APA Monitor Article
Substance Abuse and Adult ADHD- Psychiatric Times
Articles for Clients
National Institute of Mental Health Articles on ADHD
National Institute of Mental Health Articles on Learning Disabilities
Broadcasts: ADHD

03/03/2000 Talk of the Nation ADHD/ Medicating Pre-Schoolers

A recent study showed a doubling in the number of prescriptions issued to preschoolers for Ritalin, Prozac, and other powerful drugs. But who are these medicated tots? And what made their parents decide to take such drastic measures? In this hour, we'll take a look at the reasons - and risks - behind medicating the nation's youth.

02/24/2000 News Hour Health Special - Treating ADHD

There has been a rapid rise in the use of Ritalin and other drugs by preschool-age children for treatment of Attention Deficit Disorder and related problems


Helpful Links

DSM IV Made Easy Website - provides diagnostic information on most DSM IV categories
Dr. Bob's Website - DSM IV Codes - provides codes for each DSM IV category
Psychiatric Meds Info- links to the site


The ADHD Report
Journal of Attention Disorders
Selected Readings
Attention Deficit Disorder : Diagnosis and Treatment from Infancy to Adulthood (Basic Principles into Practice Series, Volume 13) by Patricia O. Quinn
The A.D.D. Quest for Identity : Inside the Mind of Attention Deficit Disorder by George H. Green
Attention Deficit Disorder Misdiagnosis : Approaching Add from a Brain-Behavior/Neuropsychological Perspective for Assessment and Treatment by Barbara C. Fisher
Adhd and the Nature of Self-Control by Russell A. Barkley

Adhd in Adolescents : Diagnosis and Treatment by Arthur L. Robin, Russell A. Barkley

Adhd in Adulthood : A Guide to Current Theory, Diagnosis, and Treatment by Margaret Weiss, Lily, Md Hectman-Trokenberg, Gabrielle Weiss, Lilly Trokenberg-Hechtman
Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder : A Clinical Workbook by Russell A. Barkley, Kevin R. Murphy
Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder : A Handbook for Diagnosis and Treatment by Russell A. Barkley

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (In Adults and Children) : The Latest Assessment and Treatment Strategies by C. Keith Conners, Juliet L. Jett

Defiant Children : A Clinician's Manual for Assessment and Parent Training by Russell A. Barkley
Do They Grow Out of It? : Long-Term Outcomes of Childhood Disorders by Lily Hechtman (Editor)