Overseas Resources

ADHD Australia has collated a number of helpful links to some international resources which may be of interest to you and are listed below.


ADHD Awareness Month

The mission of ADHD Awareness Month is to educate the public about ADHD by disseminating reliable information based on the evidence of science and peer-reviewed research. They produce a number of online resources, such as factsheets and posters which can come in handy when you need to explain succinctly what ADHD is and what it is not.

Seven Facts about ADHD

ADHD and safe driving


ADDitude magazine

ADDitude is a magazine and online resource centre which provides advice and support for parents and adults who are living with ADHD.

This organisation wishes to provide access to evidence based information which is centred on scientific research, some of which is free and some which is via a paid subscription. Two links which have some free information are listed below.

Information for Parents

Information for Adults


Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)

Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD), is a US national non-profit organization (based out of Lanham Maryland) providing education, advocacy and support for individuals with ADHD.

About ADHD




Dentably (Emergency Dentist USA) is an organisation which is a dental referral service dedicated to providing the best possible dental care.

When it comes to going to the dentist, patients with ADHD have a tendency to feel anxious or stressed which can make it hard for them to focus and sit still during a dental appointment.
Please find information on the Dentably website here, and additional tips from a downloadable factsheet here, which may be of assistant for your next trip to the dentist.


Parenting Pod

Parenting Pod consists of a team of physicians and therapists who are committed to improving the mental health & wellbeing of families. Their goal is to provide informational and educational material based on the latest research and on their our own clinical experience, yet presented in an easy-to-read format.

About ADHD

Understood.org Logo (PRNewsFoto/Understood.org)


Understood is US based and began with a dream to give parents access to resources which would enable them to navigate the everyday challenges of having a child with learning and attention issues. It is an innovative online resource which brings together 15 'for-purpose' organisations to share their resources and research.

Special Note

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