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Power, Thomas J.

Summary: Adolescents (ages 12-20) with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are at risk for academic problems, strained relationships, peer rejection and unsafe behavior -- and parents are often at a loss for how to handle these challenges. If Your Adolescent Has ADHD: An Essential Resource for Parents provides the up-to-date information and down-to-earth support that parents need. It offers...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Parent-Teacher Collection, Call number: JPT 616.8589 POW

Matlen, Terry

Summary: "Do you rule the realm of disorganization, clutter, and chaos? Are you constantly battling to get things done? Are you ready to give up and toss your day planner into the dungeon (otherwise known as your closet)? If so, you might just be The Queen of Distraction. And whether or not you've been formally diagnosed with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), you probably already know...

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Publisher / Publication Date: New Harbinger Publications, Inc. 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.8 MAT

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 616.85 MAT

Friedman, Grace

Summary: A teen with ADHD teams with a pediatric neurologist to provide a guide to help teenagers face the unique challenges of the disorder, offering cognitive behavioral strategies for coping with emotions, communication tools, and tips on staying organized.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Instant Help Books, an imprint of New Harbinger Publications, Inc. 2019

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Hallowell, Edward M.

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Summary: "A new approach reframing ADD/ADHD as a personality trait that most people have to some degree, featuring cutting-edge research and strategies to help readers thrive, by the internationally bestselling authors of the seminal ADD books Driven to Distraction and Delivered from Distraction World-renowned authors Edward M. Hallowell, M.D. and John J. Ratey, M.D. literally "wrote the book" on...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2021

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Tuckman, Ari

Summary: This pioneering book explores the impact of ADHD on a couple's sex life and relationship. It explains how a better sex life will benefit your relationship (and vice versa) and why that's especially important for couples with one partner with ADHD. Grounded in innovative research, ADHD After Dark draws on data from a survey of over 3000 adults in a couple where one partner has ADHD. Written from...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Routledge 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.85 TUC

Aspromonte, John

Summary: According to a recent report, up to 5% of school children in the United States have Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Commonly referred to as ADHD, this condition affects teens in a number of ways, from excessive fidgeting and difficulty following instructions to avoiding tasks that require concentration and displaying impulsive behavior. While ADHD has become a household term, there...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Rowman & Littlefield 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 616.8 ASP

Bertin, Mark

Summary: "Parents of children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) face many unique daily challenges. Kids with ADHD are often inattentive, hyperactive, and impulsive--and as a result, parents can become frustrated or stressed out. In Mindful Parenting for ADHD, a pediatrician presents a proven-effective program for helping both parents and kids with ADHD stay calm in the present moment....

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Publisher / Publication Date: New Harbinger Publications, Inc. 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 616.8 BER

Gay, Kim A.

Summary: "After being diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder at the age of thirty six, Kim Gay spent several frustrating years looking for answers to her question about the disorder only to find that very little was known about ADHD when it pertained to adults. Her quest for knowledge and enlightenment inspired her to write this book, with the hope of helping others who keep finding...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Tate Publishing & Enterprises 2010

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Stevens, Laura J.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Avery 2000

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Maddox, Jake

Summary: Thirteen-year-old Mike Gordon cannot resist a dare, but climbing the school flagpole gets him into trouble not just at school, but with his parents, who are usually preoccupied with his younger sister who has muscular dystrophy; but when a family friend introduces him to rock climbing, Mike finds an outlet for his thrill-seeking behavior--and just maybe his parents will finally pay some...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC MAD

Bracken, Beth

Summary: Charlotte loves playing and talking with her friends, but very often she plays and talks too much, and at school she has to learn that sometimes it is necessary to listen and let her friends and teacher do the talking.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capston imprint 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BRA

Williamson, Victoria

Summary: "A straight-talking but uplifting story about a boy living with ADHD and the sparks that fly when he moves in with his perfectionist step-sister..."--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Kelpies, an imprint of Floris Books 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC WIL

Cook, Julia

Summary: RJ's way of doing things isn't working out for him. His teacher is upset because so many of his assignments are missing or incomplete, but RJ blames other students for distracting him. He learns how to ask for help and stay on task, and discovers that by doing things the right way the first time, he no longer has to do them over and over again.--Publisher.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Boys Town Press 2013

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Phelan, Thomas W.

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Summary: There are 20 million children and adults in America who have Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD or ADHD). This comprehensive guide gives parents, teachers, pediatricians and mental health professionals the facts and resources they need to effectively deal with ADD. In straightforward language, Dr. Phelan separates fact from myth about this vastly misunderstood condition.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.8 PHE

Amen, Daniel G

Summary: "All-New Revised Edition Attention deficit disorder (ADD) is a national health crisis that continues to grow-yet it remains one of the most misunderstood and incorrectly treated illnesses today. Neuropsychiatrist Daniel G. Amen, MD was one of the first to identify that there are multiple types beyond just purely hyperactive or inattentive ADD, each requiring a different treatment. Now, in this...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 616.8589 AME

Brown, Thomas E.

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Summary: "Compelling stories that present a new view of ADHDSmart but Stuck offers 15 true and compelling stories about intelligent, capable teens and adults who have gotten "stuck" at school, work, and/or in social relationships because of their ADHD. Dr. Brown highlights the often unrecognized role that emotions play in this complex disorder. He explains why even very bright people with ADHD get stuck...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 616.8589 BRO

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.8589 BRO

Burdick, Debra E.

Summary: "Mindfulness for kids with ADHD offers fun and accessible mindfulness exercises to help your child successfully navigate all areas of life. The activities in this easy-to-use workbook will help your child develop self-awareness and self-reflection--two skills that kids with ADHD often need extra help with. Your child will also learn the process of setting intention, as well as specific...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Instant Help Books, an imprint of New Harbinger Publications, Inc. 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 362.7 BUR

Empson, Jo

Summary: "A silly, fun version of the game "telephone"--In which a grocery list committed to memory goes playfully awry"-

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Empson 2016

Stevens, Suzanne H.

Summary: Rev. ed of: The learning-disabled child. c1980.

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Publisher / Publication Date: J.F. Blair Publisher 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 371.93 STE

Dionne, Erin

Summary: Eighth-grader Hester Greene suffers from Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, plus anxiety, which is why she loves making movies where she is behind the camera and in complete control of the action--but if she cannot improve her language arts grade she will not be allowed to enter her video in The Hoot (a showcase of student work) and write a satisfactory ending to her middle school career.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC DIO

Glasser, Judith M.

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Summary: Learning to Be Kind and Understand Differences is a practical guide that aims to teach kids with AD/HD how to better get along with their peers, understand what they are feeling, and learn to recognize and talk about the feelings of other people. Includes interactive activities, a "Message to Readers," and "Resources for Parents, Teachers, and Counselors."

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Publisher / Publication Date: Magination Press 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 616.8 GLA

Harwood-Jones, Markus

Summary: "Having the courage to love beyond established lines. Jasbina "Jassie" Dhillon is at summer performance camp to address concerns of her parents and teachers over her struggles at school and her lack of close friends. To Jasbina's surprise, she quickly makes two new friends, Ams and Sydney. The problem is that the pair can't seem to stand each other, and Jassie realizes she's got romantic...

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Publisher / Publication Date: James Lorimer & Company Ltd., Publishers 2019

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1 available in New YA Materials, Call number: YA FIC HAR

Tomp, Sarah

Summary: After an injury forces Ria off the diving team she forms an unexpected friendship with Cotton, a neuro-divergent boy who helps her to see that Coach Benny's training methods were actually abuse. Then Benny returns, offering Ria a second chance with a life-changing diving opportunity. How do you separate the impossible from possible when the one thing you love is so tangled up in the thing you...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harperteen 2020

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC TOM

Yerkes, Jennifer.

Summary: A lonely, invisible bird adorns himself with brightly-colored feathers and flowers hoping to attract friends, but after catching the eye of a fox he runs so fast he loses his treasures and learns a lesson about friendship.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky 2013

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE YER

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE YER

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