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The Resource Kids caught in the psychiatric maelstrom : how pathological labels and "therapeutic" drugs hurt children and families, Elizabeth E. Root ; foreword by Robert Whitaker

Kids caught in the psychiatric maelstrom : how pathological labels and "therapeutic" drugs hurt children and families, Elizabeth E. Root ; foreword by Robert Whitaker

Label
Kids caught in the psychiatric maelstrom : how pathological labels and "therapeutic" drugs hurt children and families
Title
Kids caught in the psychiatric maelstrom
Title remainder
how pathological labels and "therapeutic" drugs hurt children and families
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth E. Root ; foreword by Robert Whitaker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Maelstrom is an apt metaphor for the inexorable deterioration many children experience inside the mental health system. Kids Caught in the Psychiatric Maelstrom: How Pathological Labels and "Therapeutic" Drugs Hurt Children and Families challenges current treatment practices and addresses the critically important issue of excessive prescribing of psychiatric medications to children
Cataloging source
CDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Root, Elizabeth E
Dewey number
618.92/89
Index
index present
LC call number
RJ504.7
LC item number
.R66 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pediatric psychopharmacology
  • Child psychiatry
  • Medical misconceptions
  • Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
  • Manic-depressive illness in children
  • Psychotropic drugs industry
  • MEDICAL
  • Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
  • Child psychiatry
  • Manic-depressive illness in children
  • Medical misconceptions
  • Pediatric psychopharmacology
  • Psychotropic drugs industry
Label
Kids caught in the psychiatric maelstrom : how pathological labels and "therapeutic" drugs hurt children and families, Elizabeth E. Root ; foreword by Robert Whitaker
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1. Toward a Greater Understanding: The Basics; 2. ADHD and the Missing Holy Grail; 3. The Bipolar Myth; 4. Pediatric Psychopharmacology and the Psychopharmaceutical Complex; 5. Screening Children for Mental Illness and the New Freedom Initiative: Freedom or Coercion?; 6. Lessons from Our Past; 7. Non-Drug Alternative Solutions; 8. Other Voices Explain Rising Rates of Childhood Distress; Epilogue; Notes; Recommended Reading; Index
Control code
ocn496520020
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 222 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780313381232
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
A1C99948-848B-435D-852A-026FEE8D4D3E
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o496520020
  • (OCoLC)496520020
Label
Kids caught in the psychiatric maelstrom : how pathological labels and "therapeutic" drugs hurt children and families, Elizabeth E. Root ; foreword by Robert Whitaker
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1. Toward a Greater Understanding: The Basics; 2. ADHD and the Missing Holy Grail; 3. The Bipolar Myth; 4. Pediatric Psychopharmacology and the Psychopharmaceutical Complex; 5. Screening Children for Mental Illness and the New Freedom Initiative: Freedom or Coercion?; 6. Lessons from Our Past; 7. Non-Drug Alternative Solutions; 8. Other Voices Explain Rising Rates of Childhood Distress; Epilogue; Notes; Recommended Reading; Index
Control code
ocn496520020
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 222 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780313381232
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
A1C99948-848B-435D-852A-026FEE8D4D3E
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o496520020
  • (OCoLC)496520020

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