Have a question about ADDitude? Find answers to our most frequently asked questions below.
What is ADDitude magazine and ADDitude online?
ADDitude, the country’s number one destination for families and adults living with ADHD and its related conditions, is dedicated to helping families live successful and happy lives — at home, at school, at work, and in their communities.
ADDitude provides expert guidance and inspiring life stories from the experts in the field and from parents and adults offering advice and inspirational stories. ADDitude‘s annual Success at School and ADHD Awareness Day features, available each year in August and September, are nationally recognized for their advocacy effectiveness.
ADDitude magazine, launched in 2000, prints four issues a year (Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter) from New Hope Media.
How can I subscribe to ADDitude‘s quarterly print magazine or order a gift subscription?
A one-year subscription (four issues, Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter plus one free sample issue) costs $19.99.
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How can I change the address on my subscription? Or report a problem with my subscription (i.e. missing or damaged issue)?
Click here to fill out a form that goes directly to our Customer Service department. Or, you can contact ADDitude’s toll-free customer service at 888-762-8475.
How can I renew my subscription to ADDitude? Or find out when my subscription expires?
Click here to inquire about your subscription or check your expire date.
I’m an ADDitude magazine subscriber, but I can’t log in to ADDitude.com.
Magazine subscribers, like all other users, must complete the registration process on ADDitude.com. To create your free web account, register here.
Other subscription inquiries or questions?
Click here or call ADDitude’s toll-free customer service number: 888-762-8475.
Your ADDitude Accounts
How do I log in to my ADDitude account?
There are four types of ADDitude accounts. Please be sure you are using the correct combination of user name/password for the ADDitude product you would like to access. See below for instructions for each. You can always contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you need help logging in!
1. To Manage Your Print/Digital Magazine Subscription and Access the Online Magazine Archives (paid)
Using the email address with which you subscribed to ADDitude magazine, subscribers may log in with that email address AND zip code OR the account code from your magazine mailing label here: Subscriber Services.
On this page, you can…
• check the status of your subscription
• renew your subscription
• access the subscriber-only magazine archives
• add/change your email or mailing address
• and more
2. For Access to the Digital Edition of ADDitude magazine (paid)
Print magazine subscribers have access to the digital version of ADDitude magazine on a web browser, smartphone, or tablet by logging in here: additu.de/additudemag. To see the issue(s) included in your subscription, you must enter the email address associated with your ADDitude magazine subscription (number 1 above) in both the “Login” and “Password” fields.
3. For Access to Your ADDitude.com Membership (free)
Joining ADDitude.com is free here: www.additude.com/wp-login.php?action=register. Once you’ve registered, log in to your existing account at www.additude.com/wp-login.php. Registered members can do the following:
• save articles and resources to read later
• ask questions and find help in the ADDitude community
• read and contribute to treatment reviews
• comment on articles across the site
Please note that 1) magazine subscribers must create an online membership; you may choose to use the same email address associated with your print subscription, 2) newsletter subscribers must create an online membership. After registration, we encourage you to complete your profile and to choose a display name so that your user name is not displayed in online forums or comments. Finally, a note: Print subscriptions to ADDitude magazine are not included with free online membership.
4. Manage ADDitude Newsletters (free)
Sign up to receive (or change) ADDitude‘s many free newsletters here: www.additude.com/adhd-newsletters/. You may also change the emails that you receive or opt-out altogether by using the “manage your preferences” or “unsubscribe” link in the footer of any ADDitude newsletter. Finally, a note: Newsletter subscribers are not automatically registered as members of ADDitude.com members. To create a free online membership, you must register at the URL noted in #3 above.
Reading ADDitude Online
How can I read slideshows or articles all on one page with no images?
You CAN read ADDitude articles and slideshows all on one page with no advertisements, images, or sidebar links. For instructions specific to your browser and operating system, click here.
Your Free ADDitude.com Membership
How do I change my Display Name?
1. Log in
2. Click “My Profile” in the site header
3. Click Edit My Profile on the left
4. In the Nickname field, create the Display Name you’d like to appear on the site
5. Select that new Nickname from the Display Name menu
6. Scroll down and click Update Profile in the bottom right corner
How do I change my password?
1. Click “My Profile” in the site header (on the right, next to where it says “Logout”.)
2. Scroll down and click “Edit My Profile” in the left column.
3. Scroll down until you see “Account.” This is where you can change your password. Follow the instructions to create a new password.
4. Click “Update my profile” on the bottom right to save these changes.
ADDitude Single Issues, Reprints, and Special Publications
Does ADDitude offer any downloadable eBooks about ADHD and LD?
Yes! Our expert staff has written a wide array of high-value eBooks. To see the full catalog and learn more, click here.
How do I purchase a back issue of ADDitude?
Most back issues are available. To find out about availability, pricing, and to order, click here.
How can I request permission to reprint ADDitude content?
Click here to download a reprint rights form to request permission to reprint ADDitude content in a print publication. If you wish to reprint ADDitude material in a digital format, please view our content usage guidelines.
I’d like to translate ADDitude articles into another language and publish those articles in another country. Can I do that?
All ADDitude content is copyrighted and cannot be reproduced in any format without written permission from ADDitude. Please take the steps below if you would like to translate articles from ADDitude (no more than 5 articles per year will be permitted.)
- Submit a reprint rights permission form for each article proposed to be translated.
- Permission will be granted for no more than 5 articles per year to be translated.
- Send ADDitude a copy of the translated version of the article for our approval before circulating.
- Grant ADDitude.com permission to place the translated version on our website in an international section of the site.
Where can I buy ADDitude on the newsstand?
ADDitude is for sale at select bookstores across the country. Most Barnes & Noble superstores, Borders, and bookstores in the Books-a-Million chain carry ADDitude.
Other ADDitude Store Purchases
I made a purchase in the ADDitude Store but I don’t know how to access the webinar/download/eBook I bought.
If you were logged in to ADDitude.com at the time of your purchase, you can access all purchases made in the ADDitude Store by logging in to the site and then visiting your account page. There, you can click on My Order History to see all of your purchases and My Purchases to download any digital purchases (like ebooks) you’ve made.
If you checked out of the ADDitude Store as a Guest, you can access your purchases via the confirmation email sent to you after your checked out. If you can’t find that confirmation email and invoice, please contact us for help.
How do I access the free downloads offered by ADDitude?
Click here to browse our full selection of free downloads. Click on each individual download you’d like to receive. On the individual download page, enter your email address and click ‘Get This Free Download.’ On the Thank You page that appears immediately after that click, you will see a large blue button that says ‘Download Now’ (see example below). Click that button to open the PDF download, which you can then save to your computer.
* Please note that free downloads are not sent via email.
How do I subscribe to ADDitude’s free newsletters?
Click here to choose the free email newsletters you’d like to receive from ADDitude, or adjust your newsletter preferences.
ADDitude‘s Digital Edition
How do I read the digital edition of ADDitude?
The digital edition of ADDitude is included with the print magazine for subscribers in the U.S. and Canada. Digital-only issues are available for international subscribers. If you are a subscriber, you will receive an email as soon as a new issue becomes available. Click here for more information.
How do I contact the editors of ADDitude?
We love hearing from you. Letters may be edited for length or clarify. Please include contact information (a daytime phone or email address) for verification purposes.
Click here to send a letter to the editor.
Click here to view additional contact information for ADDitude.
I’d like to write for ADDitude. How do I do that?
Click here to learn more about our writers’ guidelines.
How to I submit a reader tip to ADDitude?
Click here to submit a real-life tip for other parents, children and adults living with ADHD, learning disabilities, or other related conditions.
ADDitude for Advertisers and Media
I am interested in advertising on ADDitude Online or in ADDitude Magazine. Whom should I contact?
Please click here for information about advertising on the ADDitude network. Or contact Anne Mazza (small businesses, camps, schools) or Susan Caughman (national advertisers, integrated programs).
I’d like to contact your media relations department. Whom should I get in touch with?
ADDitude welcomes contact from media professionals working on articles about ADD or learning disabilities. We can put you in touch with experts, writer, and families for TV segments, radio spots, or print stories. Email
Please note: this is not the contact for submitting queries or press releases; for those see Writers’ Guidelines.
How do I add my professional practice, school, camp or product to the ADDitude Online Directory?
Click here for Directory sign-up information.
Who do I contact with a question about my print subscription?
Click here. Or call ADDitude’s toll-free customer service number: 888-762-8475.
Who do I contact with questions about eBooks, the web site, or anything else?
Click here to email our team directly.