ADHD is Neither a Mental Health Crisis nor a Cultural One

ADHD is neither a mental health crisis nor a cultural one, as Maclean’s Magazine asks in the title of their article this week. It is a mental health condition that needs to be taken seriously as a medical issue, and not used to sell newspapers and books. I was actually interviewed for this article and,…

Get Real About ADHD – More Media Sensationalism

This is another perfect example of how the media jumps on anything about ADHD that is controversial. http://nypost.com/2014/01/04/adhd-does-not-exist/ Harper Collins the publisher is doing a superb job of selling the book even before it is released and the media falling right in line with their marketing plan. Again the hugely frustrating thing is that almost…