Parenting Challenges

Virtual Spring Luncheon: The Scaffold Effect

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

11:45 am EST

Virtual event

Please join the Child Mind Institute for the Virtual Spring Luncheon: The Scaffold Effect on May 19, 2021 at 12:00pm EDT to hear how can parents encourage their kids to cope with tough emotions, grow from their mistakes and seek out new challenges.


John S. Markowitz, PharmD, University of Florida College of Pharmacy

Methylphenidate is the most commonly prescribed psychostimulant for ADHD in the world. Although it has been in continuous clinical use since the 1950s, there remains some unpredictability in patient response and optimal dosing strategies. Factors contributing to these uncertainties will be discussed in the lecture.