I've never read that particular book, but a resource that you might want to
check out on the Internet (which I just happened upon a few days ago) is:
Born to Explore: The Other Side of ADD - an excellent collection of
thoughts & links which thoroughly explores positive and alternative views
of ADD and ADHD. It's at:
and I think it even includes a couple book reviews as well (though not sure
about the book you referenced).
At 04:41 PM 3/25/98 EST, you wrote:
>Hi everyone. This is Melissa from Liberty Valley School.
>I've been thinking of ordering the book, "The Myth of the ADD Child" from
>Associates (The Growing Without Schooling people). As a staff member at
>get a lot of questions from parents with children diagnosed with ADD, and I
>was wondering if this was a worthwhile read. Has anyone out there read this
>book, and if so, what did you think?