1 John Merline, "Public Schools: Pushing Drugs?," Investor's Business Daily, Oct. 16, 1997.
2 Ibid.
3 Dr. Fred A. Baughman, Jr., "The Future of Mental Health: Radical Changes Ahead," USA Today Magazine, Mar. 1997, p. 60.
4 Dave Moniz, "Thousands of troops let go for psychiatric troubles," The Indianapolis Star, Sept. 28, 1999.
5 Feature story on Special Education, Mass News, Dec., 1998.
6 David Reardon, "Mind drugs are hurting normal children: AMA," Sydney Morning Herald, Feb. 6, 1999.
7 James Swanson, Transcript of presentation to the American Association of
Adolescent Psychiatry (ASAP), Mar. 7, 1998.
8 Richard DeGrandpre, Ritalin Nation, (Norton Publishers 2000), pp. 132-133.
9 William B. Carey, M.D., "Is Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder a Valid
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10 David Kaiser, "Commentary: Against Biologic Psychiatry," Psychiatric Times, December 1996.
11 Kelly Patricia O'Meara, "Doping Kids," Insight, June 28, 1999.
12 Letter to Fred A. Baughman, Jr., M.D. from Gene R. Haislip, Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Diversion Control, Drug Enforcement Administration, Oct. 25, 1995.
13 Elliot S. Valenstein, Ph.D., Blaming the Brain (The Free Press, New York, 1998), p. 221.
14 Joseph Glenmullen, M.D., Prozac Backlash, (Simon & Schuster, New York, 2000), p. 196.
15 Ibid., p. 199.
16 Ibid., p. 199.
17 David Kaiser, "Commentary: Against Biologic Psychiatry," Psychiatric Times, December 1996.
18 Op. cit., Elliot S. Valenstein, Ph.D., Blaming the Brain, p. 126.
19 Ibid., p. 126.
20 Sydney Walker, III, The Hyperactivity Hoax, (St. Martin's Paperbacks, New York, 1998), pp. 113-116.
21 Fred A. Baughman, Jr., M.D., "The Totality of 'The Attention Deficit Disorder' Fraud," Jan. 19, 1998, quote from Lawrence Diller, M.D. of the University of California, San Francisco.
22 "Anatomical MRI of the Developing Human Brain: What Have We Learned? Magnetic resonance imaging; Statistical Data Included," Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Sept. 1, 2001.
23 "Right Hemisphere Dysfunction In ADHD: Visual Hemispatial Inattention and Clinical Subtype; Statistical Data Included," Journal of Learning Disabilities, Jan. 1, 2000.
24 "Attention Deficit/Hyperkinetic Disorders: Their Diagnosis and Treatment with Stimulants, 2000," The Pompidou Group, Mar., 2000, p. 25.
25 Ibid., p. 24.
26 "National Institutes of Health Consensus Development Conference Statement: Diagnosis and Treatment of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder ADHD" Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Feb. 1, 2000.
27 Adrienne Fox, "Disabling Students With Labels? More Kids Winding Up in Special-Ed Programs," Investor's Business Daily, Mar. 17, 1998.
28 Ibid.
29 Fred A. Baughman, Jr., M.D., "Why Public schools Equals 'At Risk,'" paper presented to the Philadelphia CCHR Commission Hearing, written Sept. 10, 1997, citing Scientific American, Nov. 1996.
30 Paul R. McHugh, "How Psychiatry Lost Its Way," American Jewish Committee—Commentary, Dec. 1, 1999.
31 Professors Herb Kutchins & Stuart A. Kirk, Making Us Crazy, DSM: The Psychiatric Bible and The Creation of Mental Disorders, (The Free Press, New York, 1997), pp. 11-12.
32 Thomas Szasz, M.D., Cruel Compassion: Psychiatry's Control of Society's Unwanted, (John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1994), p. 67.
33 Op. cit., Sydney Walker, III, M.D., The Hyperactivity Hoax, p. 47.
34 Fred A. Baughman, Jr., M.D., testimony to the Parliamentary Assembly, Council of Europe, Nov. 23, 2001, citing Griffith JD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Testimony to: Federal Involvement in the Use of Behavior Modification Drugs on Grammar School Children of The Right to Privacy Inquiry Hearing Before Subcommittee on The Committee on Government Operations House of Representatives 91st Congress, Second Session, Sept. 29, 1970.
35 Op. cit., Elliot S. Valenstein, Ph.D., Blaming the Brain, p. 133.
36 Physician's Desk Reference—1998, (Medical Economics Co., N.J.), pp. 1896-1897.
37 Diagnostic & Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-III-R), (American Psychiatric Association, Washington, D.C., 1987), p. 136.
38 "Role of Serotonin in the Paradoxical Calming Effect of Psychostimulants on Hyperactivity," Raul R. Gainetdinov; William C. Wetsel; Edward D. Sara R. Levin Jones; Mohamed Jaber; Marc G. Caron, Science, Jan. 15, 1999.
39 Op. cit., National Institutes of Health Consensus Development Conference Statement, Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, p. 5.
40 Ibid.
41 "A Drug Disaster?" Doctors for Disaster Preparedness Newsletter, September 2001 Vol. XVIII, No. 5, citing Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, (1999); 44:811-813.
42 Ibid., p. 53.
43 Op. cit., National Institutes of Health Consensus Development Conference Statement, Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, p. 4.
44 Dr. Mary Ann Block, No More ADHD, (Block Books, Texas, 2001), p. 4.
45 Op. cit., "A Drug Disaster?" Doctors for Disaster Preparedness Newsletter, citing Journal of Child Neurology, 2000; 15:265-267.
46 Op. cit., Fred A. Baughman, Jr., M.D., testimony to the Parliamentary Assembly, Council of Europe.
47 Ibid.
48 Ibid.
49 Op. cit., "A Drug Disaster?"
50 Ibid., "A Drug Disaster?" citing Journal of Child Neurology, 2000; 15:265-267.
51 Diane Dietz, "US OR: Ritalin's Role in Drug Abuse Uncertain," Media Awareness Project, The Register-Guard, Jan. 30, 2000.
52 Nadine Lambert, director School Psychology Program, UC Berkeley's Graduate school of Education, report to NIH, News release, May 5, 1999.
53 Kathleen Fackelmann, "Health campaign takes aim at prescription drug abuse," USA Today, Apr. 10, 2001; Nicole Ziegler, "Recreational Ritalin," The Associated Press, 2000; Christine Langdon, "Tired? Pop your Pal's Ritalin: Students Using RX Drug as Study Aid," The New York Post, May 28, 2000; Kelly Trahan, "U. Michigan study finds more adolescents using Ritalin recreationally," Michigan Daily, Mar., 2001; Peter Maller, Laura Lynch-German, "Adults are becoming hooked on Ritalin's caffeine-like jolt," The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Feb. 12, 2001; Paul Zielbauer, New York Times Service, International Herald Tribune, Mar. 25, 2000, p. 3.
54 "Conference Report: Stimulant Use in the Treatment of ADHD," U.S. Justice Department, Drug Enforcement Administration Report, Dec. 10-12, 1996, p. 29.
55 "A Drug Disaster?" Doctors for Disaster Preparedness Newsletter September 2001 Vol. XVIII, No. 5, citing Journal of Forensic Science, 1999; 44:220-221.
56 Leigh Dayton, "Child's drug may be linked to cocaine use," The Sydney Morning Herald, April 18, 1998.
57 Op. Cit., Dr. Mary Ann Block, No More ADHD, p. 28.
58 Brian Vastig, "Pay Attention: Ritalin Acts Much Like Cocaine," JAMA, Aug. 22/29, 2001, Vol. 286, No. 8, p. 905.
59 Professors Herb Kutchins & Stuart A. Kirk, Making Us Crazy, DSM: The Psychiatric Bible and The Creation of Mental Disorders, (The Free Press, New York, 1997), p. 12.
60 Op. cit., Elliot S. Valenstein, Ph.D., p. 215.
61 "Patients group getting $3M a year from firms," New York Post, Feb. 28, 1999.
62 D.J. Jaffe, "How To Write and Edit a Better AMI Newsletter with Less Hassle".
63 Op. cit., New York Post, Feb. 28, 1999.
64 NAMI website - http://www.nami.org "NAMI Membership? Strong and Getting Stronger," 1998.
65 Op. cit., Elliot S. Valenstein, Ph.D., p. 220.
66 "Dramatic Increase in Methylphenidate Consumption in US: Marketing Methods Questioned," "International Narcotics Control Board Releases 1995 Report Updating Illicit Drug Situation Worldwide," Feb. 15, 1996, p. 2.
67 "DEA Warns of Ritalin Abuse; Drug Manufacturer's Contributions to Advocacy Group Investigated," News Briefs, Mar., 1996, http://www.ndsn.org/MARCH96/PRESCRP.php.
68 Thomas Armstrong, Ph.D., "ADD: Does It Really Exist?" Phi Delta Kappan, Feb. 1996.
69 Jennifer L. Wood, Chief Legal Counsel, "Re: Students with Disabilities and Prescription Medication," Letter to the Superintendents of Schools, Principals, Special Education Directors, Guidance Counselors, School Social Workers and School Psychologists, Rhode Island, May 15, 2000.
70 Op. cit., Dr. Mary Ann Block, p. 84.
71 Raymond M. Lombardi, N.D., D.C., C.C.N., "ADHD A Modern Malady," Nutrition Science News, Aug. 2000.
72 Op. cit., Sydney Walker, III, The Hyperactivity Hoax, p. 167.
73 Ibid., p. 165.
74 Ibid., p. 175.
75 Ibid., p. 160.
76 Ibid., p. 175.
77 Based on the Works of L. Ron Hubbard, Learning How To Learn, An Applied Scholastics publication, (Bridge Publications, Inc., Los Angeles, 1992), pp. 41-127.
78 Nancy Rogers, Testimony for the Public Hearing on Psychiatric Abuse in the School System, Dec. 16, 1997.
79 Rebecca Chrisinger, letter to Nancy Rogers, given as evidence before CCHR's Commission Hearing into Psychiatric Labeling and Drugging of Children, Los Angeles, Nov., 1997.
80 Dr. Doris Rapp, Is This Your Child? (Quill Publishing 1991), pp. 33, 35, 108, 142, 145, 146, 130.
81 Op. cit., Sydney Walker, III, pp. 102-103.
82 Ibid., pp. 7-9.