Education is essential to truly understanding Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). You may find the following books, websites, and information helpful for you, but because they have not been especially recommended for you or your child by Dr. Goldman please do not consider them medical advice. Do not begin any diet or dietary supplement without checking with your doctor first.

Suggested Reading

  • Delivered from Distraction: Getting the Most out of Life with Attention Deficit Disorder [Paperback], Edward M. Hallowell M.D. (Author), John J. Ratey M.D. (Author)
  • You Mean I’m Not Lazy, Stupid or Crazy?!  by Kate Kelly, Peggy Ramundo, and Edward M. M.D. Hallowell
  • Attention Deficit Disorder : A Different Perception [Paperback] by Thom Hartmann (Author), Edward M. Hallowell (Introduction) (Author), Michael Popkin (Foreword) (Author)
  • The ADD & ADHD Answer Book: Professional Answers to 275 of the Top Questions Parents Ask [Paperback] Susan Ashley (Author)
  • Healing ADD by Daniel G. Amen, MD
  • ADHD & Me by Blake E. S. Taylor, New Harbinger Publications
  • The Gift of ADD by Blake E. S. Taylor, New Harbinger Publications
  • Making the Grade with ADD by Stephanie Mouton Sarkis, PH.D
  • New Skills for Frazzled Parents by Daniel Amen, MD
  • A Teenager’s Guide to ADD by Daniel Amen, MD
  • A Child’s Guide to ADD by Daniel Amen, MD

Most of these books are available on Amazon, Barnes and Noble or at The Special Needs Project websites or call the Special Needs Project at (800) 333-6867.

  • Coaching Yourself to Success by Daniel Amen, MD

Support Groups

I recommend that you consider going to support groups or joining a group such as: