‘MENTAL CURES BY USE OF DRUGS’

This, from the Birmingham Daily Post, Wednesday 4th May 1955, is one of the first UK reports of Serotonin ‘imbalance’ causing/leading to mental health disorders. It was written by “a … Continue reading ‘MENTAL CURES BY USE OF DRUGS’

The COUNCIL of NEON

Regulations: All members of The Neon Yellow Preservation Society are automatically awarded the official professional status: ‘NEON’. All members will be given a copy of the Society regulations along with … Continue reading The COUNCIL of NEON

It’s boom time for the College

This year’s International Congress of the Royal College of Psychiatrists is scheduled to take place in Edinburgh in June: The Congress team provide this summary: “Over the four days of … Continue reading It’s boom time for the College

Let’s put people first

‘Retired’, I am now a gardener. For 25 years I worked as an NHS psychiatrist. As somebody passionate about science, I fully support open questioning of prevailing understandings [otherwise, how … Continue reading Let’s put people first