Pat Wolfe – Mind Matters, Inc.

Books/Articles on Common Disorders

  • ADHD November 23, 1998 issue of U.S. News and World Report Doing Ritalin Right
  • November 30, 1998 issue of Time The Age of Ritalin
  • Attention Deficits and Hyperactivity in Children, Stephen Hinshaw
  • Scattered (In Canada, Scattered Minds), Gabor Mate
  • ADHD and the Nature of Self-Control, Russell Barkley
  • The Myth of the ADD Child, Thomas Armstrong
  • February, 1996 issue of the Phi Delta Kappan (Journal of Phi Delta Kappa)
  • ADD: Does it Really Exist?
  • Is Attention Deficit Disorder Becoming a Desired Diagnosis?
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: a Parent’s Perspective
  • Teaching Tommy: a second-Grader with ADHD
  • September, 1998 issue of Scientific American
  • Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Autism Growth of the Mind: and the Endangered Origins of Intelligence, Stanley Greenspan (First Chapter)
  • Thinking in Pictures and Other Reports From My Life with Autism, Temple Grandin


  • Darkness Visible, William Styron (Autobiography)
  •  June, 1998 issue of Scientific American, The Neurobiology of Depression

FAS (Fetal Alcohol Syndrome)

  • The Broken Chord, Michael Dorris (Story of his son)
  •  Modern Concepts in Fetal Alcohol Syndrome and Fetal Alcohol Effects, Cheryl Schroeder

Manic Depressive Illness (Bipolar Disorder)

  • An Unquiet Mind, Kay Redfield Jamison (Autobiography)

OCD (Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder)

  • The Boy Who Couldn’t Stop Washing His Hands
  • The Mind and the Brain by Jeffrey Schwartz and Sharon Begeley