Links to Other ADHD Resources
CDC – Children’s Mental Health
Information about symptoms, treatment, research, and data on children’s mental health.
Children and Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)External
National advocacy organization for individuals affected by ADHD. CHADD organizes local chapters for information and support.
Fin, Fur and Feather Bureau of InvestigationExternal
Set of internet-based games ideal for kids with ADHD. Each game is designed to teach useful skills and strategies, while continually encouraging players to complete increasingly difficult tasks. To increase interest, the FFFBI Academy uses a humorous spy theme and frequent reinforcements for successful game play. Funded by the U.S. Department of Education.
National Alliance for the Mental Illness (NAMI)External
National advocacy organization for those affected by mental illness in our country. NAMI provides general information and support opportunities for many mental illnesses. This link provides a fact sheet for ADHD.
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)External
Scientific organization dedicated to research focused on the understanding, treatment, and prevention of mental disorders and the promotion of mental health.
The Network of Care of Chemung County (New York)External
Provides information on ADHD, including signs, symptoms, causes and treatment. The information is presented in many languages including American Sign Language.
National Resource Center on ADHDExternal
Dedicated to providing evidence-based information about ADHD to the public. Includes a toll-free number to speak with a Health Information Specialist: 1-800-233-4050.
U.S. Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP)External
Dedicated to improving results for infants, toddlers, children and youth with disabilities ages birth through 21 by providing leadership and financial support to assist states and local districts. This site will provide information on educational policy and research related to ADHD.