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The ADHD Arena provides professionals, researchers, instructors and students in Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder with information on the range of books and journals by Psychology Press, Routledge Mental Health and Guilford Press, as well as links to various online resources, including societies and associations, upcoming conferences, and support groups

Subjects covered by this Arena include: Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) and Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).

Featured news and products from Routledge ADHD

New Titles

  1. Social Communication Development and Disorders

    NEW  This new standout volume is the first to describe developmental areas associated with social competence and social communication, as well as provide evidence-based information on effective assessment and intervention for children who have problems with social communication and social interactions. 

  2. Now available!  DVD Workshop Series on Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

    The DVD Workshop series on Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology provides professionals and students instruction on the current state of the scientific evidence—and timely updates on treatments from experts in the field.  Workshop videos vary in length and are designed to train professionals on the implementation of specific evidence-based interventions with youth. Printouts of the presentation, slides, reference lists and other resources are available on line.

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  1. Treating Disruptive Disorders

    Just Published    "In this much-needed volume, Dr. Kapalka not only assembles an army of experts in the field to add to the clinical body of knowledge required to discern nuances between these two therapeutic options in the treatment of disruptive disorders, he also offers practical guidelines, based upon sound theoretical considerations, to bridge the gap until more solid experimental evidence evolves in the field." Mark Muse, EdD, ABPP, MP, author of the Handbook of Clinical Psychopharmacology for Psychologists

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Research & Reference

  1. Special Issues as Books in Mental Health

    Browse the new Psychology and Mental Health Special Issues as Books catalog. A special issue as a book (SPIB) is a special themed issue of a journal which is republished as a book. SPIBs give you the opportunity to read just the special issue which interests you without having to subscribe to the journal.

  2. The Routledge Major Works Programme: We Ask the Editor

    Dominic Shryane is Senior Editor, Routledge Major Works. Dominic kindly answered some questions about the Routledge Major Works program and about his role.

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General Interest

  1. New in Paperback—Browse the Catalog

    Routledge Mental Health and Psychology Press is pleased to offer new, affordable paperback versions of key classic texts.

  2. Take our fun Library Quiz

    Test your knowledge of fictional libraries with our fun quiz.

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  1. White Paper: Building Effective Home and Family Care-Giving

    Are you someone's carer? Download a FREE white paper on how to build effective home and family care-giving.

  2. Browse the Clinical Psychology and Psychiatry 2015 Online Catalog

    New, upcoming and key books on clinical psychology and psychiatry.

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Browse books by subjects/disciplines within ADHD

Learn more about our diverse book series and collections of our best books

New textbooks in established subject areas for students at all stages of their degree

Course Guides

The courses below offer a listing of the most current textbooks from Routledge ADHD. You can also continue browsing our complete catalog of textbook options. If you'd like to consult with one of our representatives, browse our contact listings.

Conferences, exhibits and events we will be attending in the near future

August 2015

Aug 6 ~ American Psychological Association Conference 2015

Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder Societies

United Kingdom


    The National Attention Deficit Disorder Information and Support Service aims to provide people-friendly information and resources about Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder to anyone who needs assistance - parents, sufferers, teachers or health professionals.

  • Adders

    The objective of Adders is to promote awareness of ADHD (Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder) and to provide information and as much free practical help as possible to those with the condition, both adults and children and their families via this website. The site also contains a link page to support groups both within the UK and around the world.

  • The ADHD National Alliance

    The ADHD National Alliance is a project of Contact a Family. It is not a parent support group but it seeks to act as a forum to raise awareness, exchange information and bring together all interested parties. The Alliance is a democratic parent, family and user led membership body. Free membership is offered to parents, adults and support groups.


  • CHADD: Children and Adults with Attention/Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder

    Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD), is a US-based non-profit organization providing education, advocacy and support for individuals with ADHD. In addition to the informative Web site, CHADD also publishes a variety of printed materials to keep members and professionals current on research advances, medications and treatments affecting individuals with ADHD. These materials include Attention! magazine, the CHADD Information and Resource Guide to ADHD, News From CHADD, a free electronically mailed current events newsletter, as well as other publications of specific interest to educators, professionals and parents.

  • Attention Deficit Disorder Association

    Includes articles, personal stories, interviews with ADHD professionals, book reviews, and links to other ADHD-related sites.

  • ADDvance

    A resource for girls and women with attention deficit disorders.

Please note: We are not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products or other materials on or available from these sites.

Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder Links and Online Resources

United Kingdom

  • The Behavioural Futures Group

    Dr Ron Weinsten offers training in dealing with ADHD/ADD sufferers. This site gives details of his workshops and seminars.

  • NetDoctor

    The NetDoctor site gives a description of ADHD and ADD, as well as other disorders and illnesses.

  • BBC Health site

    The BBC Health site gives information on hyperactive children and ADHD.

  • Information on ADHD from the ivillage Parenting section

    Paediatrician, Dr Kerry Robinson, looks at identifying and treating Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.

  • All About ADHD

    This page contains the text of a booklet published by the Mental Health Foundation.

  • Young Minds

    Young Minds' information on ADHD.

  • The Institute for Neuro-Physiological Psychology

    INPP pioneered research into Neuro-Developmental Delay (NDD) and its impact on specific learning difficulties. INPP creates and administers remedial programmes for NDD-related conditions as well as being a training centre for professionals in the use of its techniques. The site also contains details of the INPP annual conference.



    An online magazine concerned with ADHD.

  • ADD Consults

    An online ADHD clinic based in the US.

  • ADD Resources

    ADD Resources is a US non-profit organization whose mission is to help people with ADD develop their full potential. Their website offers the National ADHD Directory, the most complete listing of ADHD service providers and products on the Internet and many great articles by national authorities as well as adults with ADD for free downloading.

  • Interview with Russell Barkley

    Russell Barkley is widely-regarded as the leading authority on ADHD.

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