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Author Warner, Judith, 1965-

Title We've got issues : children and parents in the age of medication / Judith Warner.

Imprint New York : Riverhead Books, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  618.9289 W245w 2010    ---  Available
Description 320 p. ; 24 cm.
Summary In her provocative new book, New York Times-bestselling author Judith Warner explores the storm of debate over whether we are overdiagnosing and overmedicating our children who have "issues".
Contents Untitled on affluent parents and neurotic kids -- Seeing is believing -- An epidemic of supposition -- Aren't they all on medication? -- Who, exactly, is having issues? -- "Bad" children, worse parents, (and even worse doctors) -- Stuck in the cuckoo's nest -- Ritalin nation? -- The stories we tell -- A "better time than ever" -- Moving forward.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Child mental health -- Popular works.
Child psychiatry -- Popular works.
Pediatric psychopharmacology -- Popular works.
Mental Disorders -- drug therapy -- United States -- Popular Works.
Adolescent -- United States.
Child -- United States.
Child Psychiatry -- trends -- United States -- Popular Works.
Parenting -- United States -- Popular Works.
Psychotropic Drugs -- therapeutic use -- United States -- Popular Works.
ISBN 9781594487545

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