“uncritical partisan narrative”

In a previous post I shared this paper: The declarations of interest were given as follows: I have written the following open letter to the lead author: Sent: 22 May … Continue reading “uncritical partisan narrative”

“Antidepressants, withdrawal and addiction: where are we now?”

This perspective has just been published in the Journal of Psychopharmacology. My brief response to one of the authors can be read here, alongside further details of the competing interests of … Continue reading “Antidepressants, withdrawal and addiction: where are we now?”

Professor Guy Goodwin

This is my latest post as part of a series reporting the available information on competing financial interests in ‘key opinion leaders’ in British psychiatry. Professor Guy Goodwin’s declaration of competing … Continue reading Professor Guy Goodwin

Public consultation on a Sunshine Act for Scotland

As petitioner for a Sunshine Act I recently met with the Scottish Health Council regarding consultation with the public on my petition. Since this meeting I have been reflecting on … Continue reading Public consultation on a Sunshine Act for Scotland

Transparency at the Top

I wrote “Transparency at the Top: British Psychiatry” in April 2015 but did not share it publicly as I wanted to give the Royal College of Psychiatrists time to improve … Continue reading Transparency at the Top