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DSM 5 Is Guide Not Bible—Ignore Its Ten Worst Changes (Part II)


APA approval of DSM-5 is a sad day for psychiatry. Published on December 2, 2012 by Allen J. Frances, M.D. in DSM5 in Distress So, here is my list of DSM 5’s ten most potentially harmful changes. I would suggest … Continue reading

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Protest American Psychiatric Association


On Saturday, May 5, 2012, as thousands of psychiatrists congregate in Philadelphia for the American Psychiatric Association (APA) Annual Meeting, individuals with psychiatric labels and other supporters will converge in a global campaign to oppose the APA’s proposed new edition … Continue reading

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