Mental Health Resources
I have assembled a list of resources that many clients find useful. This page contains an alphabetical list of the resources. Please use this navigation menu to narrow your selection.
Driven to Distraction: Recognizing and coping with Attention Deficit Disorder from childhood through adulthood by Edward M Hallowell and John J Ratey, 1994
Parenting Children with AD/HD by Vincent J Monastra, 2005
Learning to Slow Down and Pay Attention: A book for kids about AD/HD by Kathleen Nadeau and Ellen Dixon, 2004
The Gift of AD/HD: How to transform you child’s problems into strengths by Lara Honos-Webb, 2005
ADHD and Me: What I learned from lighting fires at the dinner table by Blake ES Taylor, 2008
Teenagers with ADD and ADHD by Chris Dendy, 2006
The ADHD Workbook for Teens: Activities to help you gain motivation and confidence by Lara Honos-Webb, 2010
Articles, personal stories, interviews with ADD professionals, book reviews, and links to other ADD-related sites that provide information which may be helpful.
Terry Matlen MSW, ACSW's website, full of helpful information including a directory of service providers in your area
Positively Living with ADD & ADHD Social Network for Adults, Family, Professionals & Friends
Member-moderated forums for adults sufferers. Topics include general issues, relationships, careers, treatment and management, and co-existing conditions.
Additude Magizine: Living well with ADD and Learning Disabilities
Provides comprehensive support services for children, teens and their families who are grieving the death of someone significant
Ari Tuckman, PsyD
Ari Tuckman, PsyD's web page. This page provides links to articles and Dr. Tuckman's podcast.
Association for Play Therapy
The national professional society for play therapists
Attorneys Peter Wright and Pamela Wright
This website about special education law and advocacy contains many articles, information on cases, and a place to sign up for the newsletter.
Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavior Therapy
International source for training, therapy, and resources in CBT
The Feeling Good Handbook by David D Burns, 1999
The Explosive Child by Ross W Greene, 2010
Unplugged Play: No batteries, no plugs, pure fun by Bobbi Conner, 2007