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Author: Sharna Olfman; Melvin D Levine
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Education, 2008, ©2006.
Series: Childhood in America
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Rowman & Littlefield Education ed., 2008View all editions and formats
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A remarkable team of experts spotlights and questions the soaring number of children diagnosed with psychiatric disorders and placed on medication, some not even old enough to attend school, and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sharna Olfman; Melvin D Levine
ISBN: 9781578867745 1578867746
OCLC Number: 233935916
Description: xvii, 237 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Sharna Olfman --
The building blocks of children's mental health: care and community / Sharna Olfman --
The dance of nature and nurture: how environment impacts brain development and genetic expression / Jane M. Healy --
Toxic world, troubled minds / Varda Burstyn, David Fenton --
Media violence: the drug of choice for young males / John P. Murray --
Child psychiatry, drugs, and the corporation / Michael Brody --
The development of mentally healthy children / Stuart G. Shanker --
Diagnosis, drugs, and bipolar disorder in children / Daniel Burston --
The rise of Ritalin: triumph and tragedy of the medical model in children's mental health / Lawrence Diller --
Why medications are not enough: looking more deeply at depression and anxiety in children / Mary Burke --
Global girls, consumer culture, and eating disorders / Margo D. Maine.
Series Title: Childhood in America
Responsibility: edited by Sharna Olfman ; foreword by Mel Levine.

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Children in America are being given psychotropic medications at an ever-increasing rate, driven by fashionable diagnoses like bipolar disorder. No Child Left Different charts the emergence of this Read more...

 
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