Lawrence Diller's Latest Book Now Available On-Line

I am extremely pleased to announce the release of my newest book, The Last Normal Child: Essays on the Intersection of Kids, Culture and Psychiatric Drugs, published by Praeger and available only on-line and at selected bookstores.

Head over to either the link on this page or tohttp://www.TheLastNormalChild.comto order the book at a reduced price of $29.99 directly from the author.

New Chapter in ADHD Book

Read "Why Controversy Over ADHD Won't 'Go Away'" by Lawrence Diller, M.D., a chapter in a new book on ADHD, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: Concepts, Controversies, New Directions edited by Keith McBurnett and Linda Pfiffner (Informa Health Care, 2008).

New Chapter in Pediatric Bipolar Book

Praeger Publishers continues its Childhood in Society series with Sharna Olfman as editor with the publication of Bipolar Children: Cutting-Edge Controversy, Insights and Research (available only online at I contributed a chapter entitled "But Don't Call It Science" which challenges the diagnosis of pediatric bipolar disorder and the highlights the role of Joseph Biederman in its promotion and treatment. Other contributors include David Healy and Elizabeth Roberts, among others.