December 2007 Attention References



Promising Practices: "AD/HD Safe Driving Program," by Mark Katz, PhD

Barkley, R.A., Edwards, G.H. & Robin, A.I. (1999). Defiant Teens: A Clinician’s Manual for Assessment and Family Intervention. New York: Guilford.

Barkley, Russell A. & Cox, Daniel. (2007). A review of driving risks and impairments associated with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and the effects of stimulant medication on driving performance. Journal of Safety Research, 38, 113-128.


"The Price We All Pay: Why We Need Early Identification and Treatment of AD/HD," by Gloria Kay Vanderhorst, PhD

R. A. Barkley, K.R. Murphy, G.H. DuPaul, T. Bush, Driving in young adults with ADHD: Knowledge, performance, adverse outcomes, and the role of executive functioning. Journal of International Neuropsychological Society. 2002, 8, 655-672.

Colorado Department of Corrections, FY 1980 to FY 2004, Operating Budget, Joint Budget Committee, Appropriations Report (FY 1983 through FY 2004).

Edward M. Hallowell, M.D., Young Children with Challenging Behavior: What to Know-What to Do. Institute #2. The Learning Lab @ Lesley and The Early Childhood Institute, January 2004.

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Insurance Information Institute. Auto Insurance Premiums Expected to Remain Virtually Unchanged in 2006; 0.5 Percent Increases is Smallest in Six Years. Industry Financial and Outlook, http//iii.org/media. November, 2006.

Gary Kay, PhD, The Effect of MAS XR on Continuous Performance Testing in Young Adults with ADHD. WashingtonNeuropsychological Institute, USPMHC, Poster #241, November 8, 2005.

Lenard A. Adler, Thomas Spencer, Stephen V. Faraone, Ronald C. Kessler, Mary J. Howes, Joseph Biderman, Kristina Secnik. Validy of Pilot Adult ADHD Selp-Report Scale (AASRS) to Rate Adult ADHD Symptoms, Annals of Clinical Psychiatry, 18(3), July-September 2006, 145-148.

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D.E Marcotte, V. Wilcox-Gok, Estimating Earnings Losses Due to Mental Illness: A Quantile Regression Approach. Journal of Mental Health Policy Economics, 2003, 6(3), 123-124.

M. Rösler, W. Retz, P. Retz-Junginger, G. Hengesch, M. Schneider, T. Supprian, P. Schwitzgebel, K. Pinhard, N. Dovi–Akue, P. Wender and J. Thome. Prevalence of attention deficit–/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and comorbid disorders in young male prison inmates. European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience254(6), December, 2004, 365-371.

"Reducing Risk: Child Abuse and Children with AD/HD," by Lisa Humphreys, MS, and Jane Silovsky, PhD

University of Southern California University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities. Parent information sheets: Keeping our children safe. Retrieved September 27, 2007 from, http://www.uscucedd.org/tabid/645/Default.aspx.

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Cicchetti, D., & Toth, S. L. (2005). Child maltreatment.Annual Review of Clinical Psychology, 1(1), 409-438.

National Institute of Mental Health. (2006) Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Bethesda, MD: U.S. Government Printing Office.

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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration on Children, Youth and Families. (2007) Child Maltreatment 2005. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office.

Wolraich, M. L., Lambert, E. W., Bickman, L., Simmons, T., Doffing, M. A., & Worley, K. A. (2004). Assessing the impact of parent and teacher agreement on diagnosing attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, 25(1), 41-47.



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