“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”

More than 7 years on and little has changed

More than seven years have now passed since I put together this blog post [copied in full below]: It is fair to conclude that reassurances offered by the College in … Continue reading More than 7 years on and little has changed

Clyde tops UK rivers for pharma pollutants

This concerning finding was reported in a number of Scotland’s newspapers on the 16th February 2022. With 1 in 5 Scots now taking antidepressants I find myself wondering how much … Continue reading Clyde tops UK rivers for pharma pollutants

Courageous women

Dr Wael Agur, NHS surgeon, Scotland [18 July 2021]: The Editor of the Sunday Post [18 July 2021]: