ADHD Resources & Links

Here, the editors of ADDitude have hand-picked the web’s best resources for information about ADHD and its related conditions.

About ADHD

Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)
The nation’s leading nonprofit organization serving individuals with ADHD and their families.

American Psychiatric Association
A national medical specialty society whose 36,000+ physician members specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of mental and emotional disorders and substance abuse.

Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA)
Adult ADD resources, help, information and support.

The American Professional Society of ADHD and Related Disorder (APSARD)
Improving outcomes for individuals with ADHD and their families by promoting researching throughout the lifespan on ADHD and spreading evidence-based practices and education.

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
Making effective communication effective and accessible for all.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The C.D.C increases health security by supporting communities and citizens who are fighting diseases.

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
NIMH is the lead federal agency for research on mental disorders.

ADHD World Federation: From Child to Adult Disorder

Promotes clinical and scientific study projects in the field of ADHD and exchange of information within the ADHD community.

Parenting Children with ADHD

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Find a child or adolescent psychiatrist.

American Academy of Pediatrics
Dedicated to the health of all children.

Child Mind Institute
An online resource dedicated to empowering parents, professionals, and policymakers to support children with mental health and learning disorders.

California Evidence-Based Clearinghouse for Child Welfare (CEBC)
A database of child welfare related programs and guidance on how to select and implement programs.

School & Learning Disabilities

The Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates (COPAA)
COPAA helps parents secure high-quality educational services for children with disabilities.

LD Online
A wealth of information about learning disabilities.

Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA)
Advice on a range of topics, from finding tutors to helping a child choose a career.

Focuses on special-education law and advocacy for children with disabilities.

LD Resources Foundation (LDRFA)
Informs, inspires, and empowers individuals with learning disabilities, dyslexia, and ADHD.

National Center for Learning Disabilities
Empowers children and adults with learning and attention issues.