Resources for Patients and Parents

Northwest Psychological Resources

The Brain Matters
A resource from the American Academy of Neurology Foundation, this site will help you better understand common disorders of the brain, as well as learn about people living with the disorders. The informapathwaytion was prepared by neurologists-doctors with specialized training in diagnosing, treating, and managing disorders of the brain and nervous system.

Alzheimer’s Association
The Alzheimer’s Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer care, support and research.

NLD on the Web!
This site is designed by parents and professionals to increase public awareness of Nonverbal Learning Disorders.

National Institute of Mental Health – Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
Comprehensive scientific and clinical information regarding ADHD.

KidsHealth for Parents – What is ADHD?
ADHD information and resources for parents.

Attention Deficit Disorder Association 
This bills as the world¹s leading organization for adults with ADHD.

ADD Warehouse
Excellent online catalog of books, videos, training tools, games, and assessment products on Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD, ADHD) and related problems.

Traumatic Brain Injury Survival Guide
A good guide for patients with TBI, written by a neuropsychologist.

Dementia - PeaceHealth
Provides overview, causes, symptoms, and treatment for dementia. 

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke – Information Page
Explains the treatment options and prognosis for people who suffer from a stroke.

Love and Logic Institute, Inc.
Parenting with Love and Logic provides simple and practical techniques to help teachers and parents have less stress and more fun while raising responsible kids.

Empowering Parents

Empowering Parents is an online magazine and e-mail newsletter published to provide useful problem solving techniques to parents.

Medical Resources - Concussions, TBI and other Head Injuries

Professional Associations

American Psychological Association

Washington State Psychological Association

National Academy of Neuropsychology

American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology

American Academy of Neurology