My Booklist


    Books Available for Check Out


    The following list contains books that were purchased as part of a Lion Foundation Grant, as well as some older books that belong to the district.  Thank you SO MUCH, Lion Foundation!  These books are available to be checked out by parents and students, for up to one month at a time. 

    Please contact Cristy Rice (  OR  (717) 901-2600, extension 2515) if you would like to check out any of the following:


    ADHD / Executive Functioning

    Smart But Scattered – by Peg Dawson, EdD and Richard Guare, PhD (Published 2009)


    Smart But Scattered for Teens – by Richard Guare, PhD, Peg Dawson, EdD, and Colin Guare (Published 2013)


    Late, Lost and Unprepared:  A Parents’ Guide to Helping Children with Executive Functioning – by Joyce Cooper-Kkahn, PhD &  Laurie Dietzel, PhD (Published 2008)


    Scattered:  How Attention Deficit Disorder Originates and What You Can Do About It – by Gabor Mate´(Published 2000)


    For KidsGet Organized Without Losing It – by Janet Fox (Published 2006)



    Helping Your Teenager Beat Depression: A Problem Solving Approach for Families – by Katharina Manassis, MD, FRCPC & Anne Marie Levac, RN, MN (Published 2004).


    Strong Willed Kids

    The Challenging Child:  Understanding, Raising, and Enjoying the Five Difficult Types of Children – by Stanley Greenspan, M.D.  (Published 1995)



    Life Strategies for Dealing with Bullies – Jay McGraw (Published 2008)



    Teen Esteem:  A Self-Directed Manual for Young Adults – by Dr. Pat Palmer with Melissa Alberti Froehner (Published 1989)


    Study Skills

    Study Skills Handbook – by Jay Amberg (Published 1993)


    Note  - **Some of these are older, but still have useful tips and strategies.  However, they are certainly not up-to-date with the ‘technology aspects’ of life or school.





  • Smart but Scattered

    by P. Dawson, EdD and Richard Guare, PhD Year Published:
    Research and great tips for students with executive functioning difficulties. This book is available to be checked out / borrowed. Please contact Cristy Rice, OR (717) 901-2600, 2515 if you are a parent or student in the district that would like to borrow this book. This is made possible through a grant from the wonderful LION FOUNDATION!

    Note: This book is available in our Library.
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  • Smart but Scattered TEENS

    by Guare, R., Dawson, P & Guare, C. Year Published:
    This book describes itself as, "The 'Executive Skills' Program for Helping Teens Reach their Potential". It is noted to help with the following areas: --Boost Any Teens Ability Too: Resolve Conflicts, Assess Risks, Control Emotions, Work Independently, Pay Attention, Get Organized, Resist Peer Pressure, Follow Through, Manage a Schedule, and Plan Ahead. This book is available to be checked out, please contact Cristy Rice ( OR (717) 901-2600, 2515 to borrow the book. This is made possible by a grant from the incredibly AWESOME LION FOUNDATION!

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