Medicine and Society
Notes on the interface of medicine, society, psychiatry and public health
Saturday, December 20, 2014
Psychiatry and the Problem With the Medical Model - Part 1
In The Myth of Mental Illness Thomas Szasz argued that mental illness was but a metaphor ...
Monday, December 1, 2014
When Homosexuality Came Out (of the DSM)
the removal of homosexuality from the DSM was not the result of scientific advancement but...
Friday, November 14, 2014
Science and Pseudoscience in Psychiatric Training: What Psychiatrists Don't Learn and What Psychiatrists Should Learn
Phrenology was a pseudoscience of the 19th century, based on the notion that skull morphology co...
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