Edward M. Hallowell, M.D., is in private practice in adult and child psychiatry and has offices in both the Boston area and New York City. He lives with his wife, Sue, and children, Lucy, Jack, and Tucker.
John J. Ratey, M.D. is a Clinical Associate Professor of
Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and is in private practice. He
lives in the Boston area.
"A very readable, highly informative and helpful book." -The New York Times Book Review
"Conversational in tone, encyclopedic in content, and, best of
all, utterly convincing because of its grounding in clinical
experience, Driven to Distraction should make Attention
Deficit Disorder comprehensible even to the most distractible
reader."--Peter D. Kramer, M.D., author of Listening to
Prozac "This is an important and much-needed book! Wise,
practical, and reassuring." --Jane M. Healy, Ph.D., author of
Endangered Minds and Different Learners
"The first comprehensive book on the subject for the lay reader." --The Boston Globe