Press Page

Press Contact – media calls only

All consumer press, blogs, radio, etc:
Shirley Sandler

Speaking events, and professional publications and organizations, please use this email contact form.


Press Materials for Download

Overview of Key Concepts (please request via email contact form)

Melissa Orlov head shot (downloadable jpeg)

ADHD Effect Cover (downloadable pdf)

Melissa Orlov bio (link here)


Publications / Articles and Appearances of Interest

The Couple's Guide to Thriving with ADHD by Melissa Orlov and Nancie Kohlenberger.  Specialty Press, to be released 4/2014.

The ADHD Effect on Marriage by Melissa Orlov.  Specialty Press, released 9/1/2010.  Awarded "Best Psychology Book of 2010" by ForeWord Reviews.

The Distracted Couple edited by Larry Maucieri, PhD and John Carlson, PsyD, EdD.  Contributing author (chapters 2 and 8).  Crown House, released 2014.

Today Show interview video from August 6, 2010.  Link here.

Attention Disorders Can Take a Toll on Marriage by Tara Parker-Pope, New York Times, Tuesday, July 20, 2010.  Link here.

New Hampshire Public Radio Interview with Virginia Prescott, October 13, 2010.  Link here.

Married to Distraction, Edward M. Hallowell, MD and Sue Hallowell LICSW with Melissa Orlov.  Ballantine Books, 2010.

May I Have Your Attention blog on Psychology Today

ADDitude Magazine, Author, “Your Relationship” column, 2008 to 2014.

Presenter, 2013 CHADD Annual International Conference on ADHD.  Relationship Trouble?  Multi-Modal Treatment for Your ADHD-Impacted Relationship.  November, 2013. interview, July 11, 2011.  Link here. interview, August, 2011.  Link here.

Ms. Orlov has also been featured on/in Today, CNN, the International Herald Tribune, CBS Online, AOL, U.S. News and World Report and more.

AOL.COM Everyday Life, "Spotting the Symptoms of Adult ADHD", May 2011  link here

Press Releases

March 14, 2011 - New ADHD Effect on Couples Phone Seminar for Counselors and Therapists