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Recommended Reading for Professionals

02Feb
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A free e-book that explains executive function skills and their relationship to learning, behavior, social-emotional functioning and relationships.  The book also offers suggestions to parents and professionals that have children who struggle with these skills.

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29Sep
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Dr. Lynn Meltzer, Ph.D.

Provides teachers with practical strategies for supporting the growth of students' Executive Function processes by teaching the students how to learn.

29Sep
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Second Edition: A Practical Guide to Assessment and Intervention

Peg Dawson, Ed.D. and Richard Guare, Ph.D.

A guide for educators to help with Executive Function development in students. Guide includes many reproducibles to help with implementation of strategies.

17Mar
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Executive Function Impairments

Thomas E. Brown, Ph.D.

The author explains in understandable language the scientific research that has led to a change in understanding of ADHD from a behavior disorder to a development disorder affecting the executive functions of the brain.

06Jan
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Updated and Revised: How They Feel and Why They Do What They Do

Kathleen Nadeau, Ph.D., Ellen Littman, Ph.D. and Patricia Quinn, M.D.

An informative book with relevant information for both parents and professionals on the difference in presentation of ADHD in girls versus boys. The book includes strategies and suggestions for meeting girls' differing needs.

08Dec
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Why Kids with ADHD and LD Hate School and What We Can Do About It

Jerome J. Schulz, Ph.D.

A deeper dive into children with ADHD and LD, this book examines the co-existing stress in children with these disorders and offers strategies for both parents and educators to help alleviate this stress.

06Jan
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A New and Complete Science-Based Program for Reading Problems at Any Level

Sally Shaywitz, M.D.

This is a comprehensive guide that includes both the science of dyslexia and practical strategies for both parents and teachers to help struggling readers.

07Sep
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Seeds of Self-Esteem

Robert Brooks, Ph.D.

Dr. Brooks presents teachers with strategies for nurturing self-esteem and the emotional well-being of all students.

06Jan
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Teacher Language That Helps Children Learn

Paula Denton, Ed.D.

Teacher language can affect classroom engagement, and this book offers suggestions on how to most effectively communicate with students for effective redirection, academic growth and deep thinking.