Recommended Readings Behavior & Anxiety Disorders

ADHD & Disruptive Behavior Disorders
For Parents

Barkley, R. (2000). Taking Charge of ADHD.
Barkley, R. & Benton, C. (1998). Your Defiant Child.
Barkley, R., Robin, A. , & Benton, C. (2008). Your Defiant Teen.
Cooper- Kahn, J. & Dietzel, L.  (2008). Late, Lost, and Unprepared: A Parent’s Guide to Helping Children with Executive Functions.
Fraiberg, S. H. (1996).  The Magic Years.
Goldstein, S., Brooks, R., & Weiss, S. (2004). Angry Children: Worried Parents: Seven Steps to Help Families Manage Anger.
Greene, R. (2001). The Explosive Child.
child and adolescent anxiety adhd sunfield center ann arbor michiganMaitland, T. & Quinn, P. (2010). Ready for Take-Off: Preparing Your Teen with ADHD or LD for College.
Marshak, L & Prezant, F (20007). Married with Special-Needs Children: A Couples’ Guide to Keeping Connected.
Monastra, V. (2005). Parenting Children with ADHD: 10 Lessons that Medicine Cannot Teach.
Quinn, P., Nadeau, K., & Littman, E. (2000). Understanding Girls With AD/HD.
Robin, A.L. (1999).  ADHD in Adolescents: Diagnosis and Treatment.
Siegel, L. (2009). The Complete IEP Guide: How to Advocate for Your Special Ed Child.
Shiller, V. & Schneider, M. (2003). Rewards for Kids! Ready-to-Use Charts & Activities for Positive Parenting.
Weiss, S. & Heininger, J. (2001). From Chaos to Calm: Effective Parenting for Challenging Children with ADHD and Other Behavior Problems.
Zeigler Dendy, C. (2006). Teenagers with ADD and ADHD: A Guide for Parents and Professionals.
child and adolescent anxiety adhd sunfield center ann arbor michiganZeigler Dendy, C. (2011). Teaching Teens With ADD, ADHD & Executive Function Deficits: A Quick Reference Guide for Teachers and Parents.

For Children & Adolescents

Kraus, J. (2006). Annie’s Plan: Taking Charge of Schoolwork and Homework (ages 6-11).
Kraus, J. (2005). Cory Stories: A Kid’s Book About Living with ADHD (ages 6-11).
Nadeau, K. & Dixon, E. (2004). Learning to Slow Down and Pay Attention: A Book for Kids about ADHD (ages 6-11).
Quinn, P. (2009). Attention, Girls! A Guide to Learn All About Your ADHD (ages 8-13).
Quinn, P. & Maitland, T. (2011). On Your Own: A College Readiness Guide for Teens with ADHD/LD.
Quinn, P. & Stern, J. (2009). Putting on the Brakes Activity Book for Kids with ADD or Autism ADHD Aspergers Anxiety Child Adolescent Adult Ann Arbor MichiganADHD (ages 8-13).
Wilens, T. (2002). Straight Talk about Psychiatric Medicines for Kids.
Zeigler Dendy, C., & Zeigler, A. (2007). A Bird’s-Eye View of Life with ADD and ADHD: Advice from Young Survivors.
Zeigler, A., Alston, L., Mandelkorn, T., & Kristin, H. (2011). Real Life ADHD! A DVD Survival Guide for Children and Teens.

Anxiety Disorders
For Parents

Braaten, E. (2010). How to Find Mental Health Care for Your Child.
Chansky, T. E. (2008).  Freeing Your Child from Negative Thinking: Powerful, Practical Strategies to Build a Lifetime of Resilience, Flexibility, and Happiness.
Chansky, T. E. (2004).  Freeing Your Child from Anxiety: Powerful, Practical Solutions to Overcome Your Child’s Fears, Worries, and Phobias.
Sunfield Center Ann Arbor Michigan Autism ADHD Anxiety Child Adolescents and AdultsLedley, D. (2009). Becoming a Calm Mom.
Levin, P. & Kline, M. (2008). Trauma-Proofing Your Kids: A Parents’ Guide for Instilling Confidence, Joy and Resilience.
Marshak, L & Prezant, F (20007). Married with Special-Needs Children: A Couples’ Guide to Keeping Connected.
Rapee, R., Spence, S., Wignall, A., Lyneham, H., & Cobham, V. (2008). Helping your Anxious Child.
Wagner, A. P. (2002).  What to do When Your Child has OCD: Strategies and Solutions.

For Children & Adolescents

Berenstain, S. (1985). The Berenstain Bears Learn About Strangers (ages 4 and up).
Buron, K. (2006). When My Worries Get Too Big! A Relaxation Book for Children Who Live with Anxiety (ages 5-9).
Greenberger, D. & Padesky, C. (1995). Mind Over Mood: Change How You Feel by Changing the Way You Think.
Huebner, D. (2005). What To Do When You Worry Too Much: A Kid’s Guide to Overcoming Anxiety (ages 6-12).
Huebner, D. (2005). What To Do When Your Brain Gets Stuck: A Kid’s Guide to Overcoming OCD (ages 6-12).
Holmes, M. & Mudlaff, S. (2000). A Terrible Thing Happened: A Story for Children who have witnessed violence or trauma (ages 4 and up).
March, J. (2007). Talking Back to OCD: The Program that Helps Kids and Teens Say “No Way” – and Parents Say “Way to Go.”
Pando, N. (2005). I Don’t Want to Go To School: Helping Children Cope with Separation Anxiety.
Spelman, C. (2000). When I Feel Angry (preschool-grade 2).
Spelman, C. (1997). Your Body Belongs to You (preschool-Grade 2).
Stallard, P. (2002). Think Good – Feel Good: A Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Workbook for Children.

Selective Mutism
For Parents

Bryson, C. (2009). Why Dylan Doesn’t Talk: A Real-Life Look at Selective Mutism Through the Eyes of a Child.
Kearney, C. (2010). Helping Children with Selective Mutism and Their Parents: A Guide for School-Based Professionals.
McHolm, A., Cunningham, C., & Vanier, M. (2005). Helping Your Child with Selective Mutism: Practical Steps to Overcome a Fear of Speaking.

For Children & Adolescents

Joffe, V. (2007). Sophie’s Story: A Guide to Selective Mutism.
Shipon-Blum, E. (2003). Understanding Katie (ages 3-12).