2021 Professional ADHD Resources

These 2021 professional ADHD resources are gathered here for the use of the following professionals:

  • Health Care & Mental Health Care Workers
  • Social Workers
  • Educators (preschool-college)
  • ADHD Coaches
  • Employers/HR Personnel
  • Daycare Providers

These are ADHD resources you may find useful, some of which have been featured in our monthly “Positive Steps” newsletter.

General Professional


“My ADHD Teaching Strategies That Benefit All Students.”

Stacy Olson, ADDitude Magazine, Updated April 1, 2021

20 Classroom Accommodations That Target Common ADHD Challenges

Bob Seay, Medically Reviewed by Sharon Saline, PsyD, ADDitude Magazine, September 12, 2019, Updated on November 23, 2020

Managing Challenging Classroom Behaviors in Early Elementary Students with ADHD

Desiree W. Murray, Ph.D., CHADD Webinar, Originally aired December 11, 2018

Understood’s Top 5 Educator Articles Of 2020

The Understood Team, Understood.org, Copyrighted 2014-2020

Health & Mental Health Care

The Science of Fear: Probing the Brain Circuits That Link ADHD and PTSD

Joseph Biederman, MD, Mohammed R. Milad, PhD, Andrea Spencer, MD, ADDitude Magazine, Updated March 23, 2021

New Deterrent Stimulants for ADHD

Timothy Wilens, MD, Psychiatrict Times, February 18, 2021

Untreated ADHD Reduces Life Expectancy

Russell A. Barkley, Ph.D., CHADD ADHD 365 Podcast, January 9, 2019

ADHD in Teens: How Symptoms Manifest as Unique Challenges for Adolescents and Young Adults

Timothy Wilens, M.D., ADDitude Magazine, Updated December 10, 2020

Daycare Providers


ADHD Coaches

Social Workers