ADHD Resources and Reading Lists

Many thanks to Professor Blanaid Gavin, Associate Professor of Child Psychiatry in UCD, who compiled the original list of resources, and to the ADMiRE team and Trinity ADHD research group who have updated and added to this list. Thanks also to Kathryn Hallahan, Advanced Nurse Practitioner for her series of booklets about ADHD. 

Sincere thanks to Ian Lihou and family for providing their artwork for this website.

  • ADHD Ireland is a volunteer family support group. The Dublin branch is at Carmichael House, North Brunswick Street, Dublin 7. Tel: 01 874 8349. Website
  • Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD) is an US based non-profit organisation providing information and resources on ADHD. Website
  • Irish National Council of AD/HD Support Groups (INCADDS) is an umbrella organisation for the ADHD Support Groups active throughout the country. Website
  • The National Attention Deficit Disorder Information and Support Service (ADDISS) is a UK based charity providing information and resources on ADHD. Website

There are also many useful resources available for teachers on the  Incredible Years website.

Special Education Support Service (SESS) “Behaviour Resource Bank” is a compilation of Advice Sheets which cover both the preventative and management aspects of dealing with challenging behaviour. Available at

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