L. Alan Sroufe, emeritus professor of psychology at the University of Minnesota, writes in the New York Times Sunday Review that there is no evidence of long-term efficacy for A.D.H.D. medications. He argues that environment, rather than neurology or temperament, predicts the development of A.D.H.D.
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