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Misinformation in Mental Health

Dr. Lynch, a prominent Irish psychiatrist and psychotherapist, questions the “scientific basis” of psychiatry and discusses the problem of misinformation in the Mental Health field.

 
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A Damaging Quest for Help

This personal story about a harmful experience in therapy has been provided by one of our guest authors, S.T. (The name has been hidden to protect author’s confidentiality)

 
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How to Select a Therapist

Finding a therapist who can be a good match for your needs may take a lot of your time, money, and energy.   I would like to offer some tips that might make “shopping” for a therapist easier.  My suggestions are based on my personal experience as a therapy patient or, in marketing terms, a consumer

 
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Anti-Depressants Controversy

For decades antidepressants have been the unquestionable established treatment of depression, but it appears that there is little evidence that antidepressants create anything more than a placebo effect in cases of mild and moderate depression. Antidepressants and the Placebo Effect: The Emperor’s New Drugs by Irving Kirsch, Ph.D.

 
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