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John Schulenberg part of teen study on prescription stimulant misuse

An article in Michigan News mentions Dr. John Schulenberg, Professor of Psychology, Research Affiliate at Population Studies Center and Research Faculty Affiliate at CHGD at the University of Michigan as a collaborator on the study “Effects of teen prescription stimulant misuse linger into adulthood.”  Teens should think twice if they believe the negative effects from misusing medication to treat ADHD are short-term. In fact, problems associated with prescription stimulant misuse can last through age 35, according to a new University of Michigan study.

The study, which appears in the Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, was funded by grants from the National Institute on Drug Abuse.

Read entire article here.