Lawrence H. Diller, MD, on The Use of Stimulants in ADHD
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 3, Number 4, April 2005
Lawrence H. Diller, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor, UCSF School of Medicine
Author, Running on Ritalin and Should I Medicate My Child?
Dr. Diller has disclosed that he has no significant relationships with or financial interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
Dr. Diller, you’re a rare bird in the ADHD world in that you are skeptical of our reliance on stimulants for treating this condition, and yet you have an unusually good grasp and appreciation of how and when to use them. What is your background?