Northern Beaches ADHD Support Group

Resources

 

 

Please find below a list of ADHD resources you may find helpful

 

Telephone Helplines

Parentline – 1300 1300 52

Parent Line is a telephone service for parents and carers of children 0-18 in New South Wales.

Kids Helpline – 1800 55 180

Kids Helpline is Australia’s only free, private and confidential, telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25.

 

Websites

The ADHD Guide – Your guide to ADHD information, services & resources in the Northern Sydney Region www.adhdguide.com.au

ADDults with ADHD (NSW) – www.adultadhd.org.au

Learning Difficulties Coalition NSW Inc. http://www.ldc.org.au/default.html

A Mom’s View Of ADHD – http://www.adhdmomma.com

CHADD – Children and Adults With Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder – www.facebook.com/chadd.org

 www.TotallyADD.com

Additude Magazine – www.additudemag.com

Raising Difficult Children – http://difficultchildren.org 

Parentline – http://www.parentline.org.au

Kids Help – http://www.kidshelp.com.au

 

Books

The Explosive Child:  – Ross W Green

ADHD: The Facts – Dr Mark Selikowitz

You & Your ADD Child – Practical Strategies for coping with everyday problems – Ian Wallace

Raising Difficult Children – Realistic Behaviour Management to Help Children Lead Creative Lives –Dr Peter Powell & Brenda Inglis-Powell

The ADHD Workbook for Teens – Lara-Honos-Webb PHD

The Stress Reduction Workbook for Teens – Gina M Biegel, MA, LMFT

Late, Lost, and Unprepared – Joyce Cooper-Kahn, PhD & Laurie Dietzel, PhD

Gut & Psychology Syndrome – Natasha Campbell-McBride

Optimum Nutrition for the Mind – Patrick Holford

Recent Articles

Understanding the Rise in ADHD Diagnoses

Impulsivity: A Symptom of ADHD

That’s ADHD Again? You Don’t Say!

FDA Clears Brain Scan to Diagnose ADHD in Children – 

http://seattletimes.com/html/health/2021399934_apusadhdtestfda.html