Dr. Russell Barkley

…the history of philosophy is but “a series of footnotes to Plato”. – Alfred North Whitehead

…all current and future research about ADHD is but a series of footnotes to the work of Russell Barkley – Jeff Siegel

There is little that I can say that can compare to Dr. Barkley’s precision and eloquence in explaining what ADHD is and the challenges faced by ADHDer. Watch these videos and you will have a whole new understanding about ADHD.

Executive Functions

Intention Deficit Disorder

Emotional Regulation

Hyperfocus (for ADHDers) Does Not Exist

ADHD Is Not A Gift

ADHD, ODD (Oppositional Defiant Disorder), Emotional Impulsiveness and Relationships

1/3 of of ADHDers have Acquired their ADHD

ADHD Family Genetics & Traits

ADHD: Life Course Outcomes and Treatment Implications

This video focuses on the Milwaukee Study, which tracks the life course outcomes of individuals with ADHD, as well as covering issues that are to be studied in future ADHD studies. Series: M.I.N.D. Institute Lecture Series on Neurodevelopmental Disorders [10/2008] [Health and Medicine]”

Recent Advancements in understanding the nature of ADHD

Series: M.I.N.D. Institute Lecture Series on Neurodevelopmental Disorders [11/2008]”

Books & Videos by Dr. Russell Barkley

Guilford Press has an extensive listing of books and videos.

Dr. Barkley’s Website



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