Major op/ed feature in yesterday's New York Times about the use/abuse of Ritalin and other drugs. With millions of kids now being medicated, this piece is well worth the read and valuable discussion. It's written by L. Alan Sroufe, professor emeritus of psychology of the University of Minnesota Institute of Child Development.
Do the drugs really work or do they create bigger problems than they solve?
There are no quick fixes.
Read Ritalin Gone Wrong here.