Summary: educational psychologist and noted expert on attention deficit hyperactivity disorder who was frequently consulted by the news media and generally opposed medications such as Ritalin for children believing that hyperactivity was more likely caused by other issues such as learning disabilities or anxiety disorders, and who was the author of the resource guide and audiotape program ADHD Look-Alikes: Other Reasons Children Flit, Squirm, Distract and Just Space Out!.
Cause of Death: Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
Born: circa 1942
Died: January 9, 2004
Location: Lake Forest, California