A panel talks about how schools, teachers, parents and kids are affected by the increasing prevalence of drugs used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in school-age children.

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  • Dr. Gretchen LeFever psychologist and director of the School Health Initiative for Education
  • Ellen Kingsley mother of a child with ADHD
  • Dr. Larry Silver psychiatrist
  • Dr. Lawrence H. Diller behavioral developmental pediatrician practicing in Walnut Creek, Ca. and a member of the clinical faculty at the University of California--San Francisco. Author of "Running on Ritalin."

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