"A vitally important topic–and a constructive, hopeful message."
–Daniel Goleman, Ph.D.
"Running on Ritalin describes in vivid detail the performance pressures on America’s children, their parents, and teachers that result too often in a prescription for Ritalin–and nothing else."
–Ramon C. Cortines, Executive Director, Pew Network for Standards-Based Reform at Stanford University
"No parent who has ever considered medication use for their child should make the decision without first reading Running on Ritalin."
–Stanley Turecki, M.D., author of The Difficult Child and Normal Children Have Problems, Too
"Balanced and thoughtful, yet it sounds a powerful alarm."
From the Hardcover edition.