Sandra Rief, M.A., has been a best-selling author, consultant, and speaker on practical and effective strategies for students with ADHD and Learning Disabilities for more than 20 years. Formerly an award-winning special education teacher from San Diego City Schools, Sandra now instructs continuing education and distance learning courses on ADHD/LD for teachers at the university level.
Sandra has authored several books published by Jossey-Bass, including How to Reach & Teach Children with ADD/ADHD; The ADHD Book of Lists; A Practical Guide for Helping Children and Teens with Attention Deficit Disorders (2nd edtion released Summer 2015); and The ADD/ADHD Checklist: A Practical Reference for Parents and Teachers. Sandra also has produced a widely acclaimed video, ADHD & LD: Powerful Teaching Strategies and Accommodations. She has trained thousands of teachers in the U.S. and internationally and has worked with many schools in their efforts to provide interventions and supports for students with learning, attention, and behavioral challenges.