Monthly Archives: October 2012


Kids on ADHD Meds…Finally Someone Asks Some Kids

I just posted this over at PLOS BLOGS….an analysis by Kaitlin Bell Barnett (author of DOSED) of the first ever study where kids on stimulants were asked how they thought the meds changed (or didn’t change) them. Here’s a snippet … Continue reading


Creativity and Mental Illness, a definitive study & a list of noted artists who had a mental disorder

Here is a fascinating study that confirms what many of us (esp writers and artists) with a mental disorder have long intuited…creativity is frequently part of and inseparable from our mental illness. The good news from this study is the … Continue reading