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The Resource Generation Rx : Reading, Writing, and Ritalin, A&E Television Networks, LLC

Generation Rx : Reading, Writing, and Ritalin, A&E Television Networks, LLC

Label
Generation Rx : Reading, Writing, and Ritalin
Title
Generation Rx
Title remainder
Reading, Writing, and Ritalin
Statement of responsibility
A&E Television Networks, LLC
Title variation
Reading, Writing, and Ritalin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
During the decade spanning 1990 and 2000, there was a 700 percent increase in the use of Ritalin among schoolchildren. In addition, millions of prescriptions for Prozac and other anti-depressants were written for preschoolers and adolescents. This edition of Investigative Reports questions whether America's easy acceptance of pharmacological solutions has made the medication of troubled children too commonplace, becoming, in a sense, a tool for squeezing kids into conformation with accepted behavioral norms
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
9 & up
Language note
Closed-captioned
Runtime
45
Technique
live action
Label
Generation Rx : Reading, Writing, and Ritalin, A&E Television Networks, LLC
Link
http://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=36239&xtid=42746
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on December 02, 2010
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Attention Deficit Hyper Activity Disorder (2:17) -- ADHD: Is it Real? (1:26) -- ADHD: Michael Moser's Story (2:42) -- ADHD: Detecting Children at Risk (3:32) -- ADHD: Chemical brain Storm (2:15) -- Medicating Children: Dangerous Side Effects (2:25) -- Medicating Children: Questioning Child Welfare (4:19) -- ADD: Proper Diagnosis (1:59) -- Ritalin: Benefits of Proper Use (3:20) -- Ritalin: How Does it Work? (2:43) -- Medicating Children: Crossing the Line (3:08) -- Medicating Children: Alternative Therapies (1:58) -- Medicating Children: Over Diagnosis (3:44) -- Medicating Children: Who Needs It? (3:10) -- Medicating Children: A Personal Choice (4:03) -- Credits: Generation Rx: Reading, Writing, and Ritalin (1:00)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (45 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
42746
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100042746
  • (OCoLC)811356369
  • (FOD)100042746
System details
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
  • Mode of access: Internet
Video recording format
other
Label
Generation Rx : Reading, Writing, and Ritalin, A&E Television Networks, LLC
Link
http://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=36239&xtid=42746
Publication
Note
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on December 02, 2010
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Attention Deficit Hyper Activity Disorder (2:17) -- ADHD: Is it Real? (1:26) -- ADHD: Michael Moser's Story (2:42) -- ADHD: Detecting Children at Risk (3:32) -- ADHD: Chemical brain Storm (2:15) -- Medicating Children: Dangerous Side Effects (2:25) -- Medicating Children: Questioning Child Welfare (4:19) -- ADD: Proper Diagnosis (1:59) -- Ritalin: Benefits of Proper Use (3:20) -- Ritalin: How Does it Work? (2:43) -- Medicating Children: Crossing the Line (3:08) -- Medicating Children: Alternative Therapies (1:58) -- Medicating Children: Over Diagnosis (3:44) -- Medicating Children: Who Needs It? (3:10) -- Medicating Children: A Personal Choice (4:03) -- Credits: Generation Rx: Reading, Writing, and Ritalin (1:00)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (45 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
42746
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100042746
  • (OCoLC)811356369
  • (FOD)100042746
System details
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
  • Mode of access: Internet
Video recording format
other

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