Parent's Strategy Guide and Resources
- The ADD Resource Center, http://HaroldMeyer.org, 646.205.8080. Provides proven, practical tools and strategies to help individuals with attention-deficit/hyperactivity and related disorders to succeed. Programs include coaching, parenting classes, home and office organization, time, project and paper management, study skills, group seminars, and more.
- CHADD (Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder), www.chadd.org. The nation's leading non-profit organization serving individuals with ADHD and their families. CHADD has over 16,000 members in 200 local chapters throughout the U.S. Chapters offer support for individuals, parents, teachers, professionals, and others.
- The Gurian Institute, www.gurianinstitute.com. Provides schools, homes, workplaces, and community agencies with crucial understanding of how boys and girls learn and grow, and women and men work and lead.
- Hooked on Phonics, http://hooked-on-phonics.com. A leading creator of educational products for families that are fun, easy to use, and get results. Since the company was founded in 1987, more than two million families and thousands of schools have turned to Hooked on Phonics' library of awardwinning programs.
- Kennedy Krieger Institute, www.kennedykrieger.org. An internationally recognized facility located in Baltimore, Maryland dedicated to improving the lives of children and adolescents with pediatric developmental disabilities through patient care, special education, research, and professional training.
- Learning Disabilities Association (LDA) of America, www.ldaamerica.org. Provides support to people with learning disabilities, their parents, teachers and other professionals. At the national, state, and local levels, LDA provides cutting edge information on learning disabilities, practical solutions, and a comprehensive network of resources. The largest non-profit volunteer organization advocating for individuals with learning disabilities, LDA has over 200 state and local affiliates in 42 states and Puerto Rico.
- Project Eye-to-Eye, www.projecteyetoeye.org. Matches college and high school students with LD/ADHD, acting as tutors, role models and mentors, with elementary, middle, and high school students with LD/ADHD in order to empower these students and help them find success.
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