"The ADHD Effect is a brilliant compilation of what you can do if you are in a marriage where one or both of you have ADHD. It is a life-saver of a book..." --Dr. Edward Hallowell, co-author of Driven to Distraction
"We adore this book! It's a comprehensive guide to dealing with the impact of ADHD on your marriage without making either partner wrong..." --Kate Kelly and Peggy Ramundo, authors of You Mean I'm Not Lazy, Stupid or Crazy?!
"On-target, practical, and helpful. [The] straightforward, empathetic prose strikes just the right balance between explaining why things happen and what couples should do in response.” Dr. Edward M. Hallowell, founder, Hallowell Center for Cognitive and Emotional Health
This book is long overdue and much needed!” Nancy Ratey, EdM, MCC, SCAC, author, The Disorganized Mind
Refreshingly to-the-point, do-able, and compassionate.” Rebecca Shafir, MACCC, author, The Zen of Listening
"A beacon of light and hope, offering strategies that help couples feel happier and more satisfied." Ari Tuckman, PsyD, MBA, author, More Attention, Less Deficit
An incredibly valuable service to those struggling in a marriage with ADHD." Kevin Murphy, PhD, coauthor, ADHD in Adults: What the Science Says
Ms. Orlov’s book provides what many leave outempathy for both partners." Sari Solden, MS, LMFT, author, Journeys Through ADDulthood
Readers will find a wealth of information and support as well as practical tips, exercises, and stories.” Kate Kelly and Peggy Ramundo, coauthors, You Mean I’m Not Lazy, Stupid or Crazy?!
If you are in a marriage affected by ADHD, this book is a must read for both spouses." Jonathan Scott Halverstadt, LMFT, author, ADD & Romance
"This book provides an incredibly valuable service to those struggling in a marriage with ADHD. Written by someone who has been there and knows firsthand how ADHD can disrupt a marriage, it will help couples truly understand ADHD, realize they are not alone, and teach them what specifically can be done to align together as a team to turn things around. Ms. Orlov has done a wonderful job of providing knowledge, awareness, and hope to those who sorely need it."
-Kevin Murphy, PhD, co-author of ADHD in Adults: What the Science Says
"The ADHD Effect is an exceptional book that addresses the complexity of the relationship between partners whose lives are affected by ADHD while presenting sound family system principles in an easy-to-understand and accessible way...I would highly recommend this book to my clients, their partners, and to couple therapists who want to learn to effectively guide couples in marriages challenged by The ADHD Effect."
-Sari Solden, MS, LMFT, author of Journeys Through ADDulthood
"Orlov's work is a beacon of light and hope, offering strategies that help couples feel happier and more satisfied."
-Ari Tuckman, PsyD, MBA, author of More Attention, Less Deficit