“Latter-day anti-psychiatrists”

My worry about a sweeping term like ‘latter-day anti-psychiatrists’ is that it risks including those who have suffered harmful consequences of medications taken as prescribed. [Please note: all the descriptions … Continue reading “Latter-day anti-psychiatrists”

Language and professional values

The following quotes, from writers whom I admire, encapsulate some of the issues regarding our personal choice of language: Our choice in our use of language matters and this is … Continue reading Language and professional values

‘Proper Academics’

From our tower there is a view to nowhere that we alone can see, properly. The evidence heirarchy is a system, that can be turned upside down [when required] by ‘proper academics’ … Continue reading ‘Proper Academics’