The Chemical Imbalance Theory of Depression: still promoted but still unfounded
Science behind commonly used anti-depressants appears to be backwards, researchers say
Mouse embryo with big brain: Evolving a bigger brain with human DNA via sciencedaily
The future of mental health interview series continues with Lucy Johnstone on critical psychiatry and psychological formulation.
Joanna Moncrieff on The Myth of the Chemical Cure
SSRIs: When anti-depressants go wrong
Rebekah Beddoe: "One day, I was sitting with the other mums waiting for our group therapy to start. Suddenly, my heart began to pound. I thought I was having a heart attack.
The Eating Disorders “Residential Treatment Industrial Complex”: Harm or Help? Part 1 of an Investigative Series
‘I don’t know who I am without it’: the truth about long-term antidepressant use
Prescriptions have doubled in a decade, but very little is known about the effect of taking SSRIs for years. Is it a lifesaver or a happiness trap?
Myth of the antipsychotic
Myth of the antipsychotic | Opinion | The Guardian
Psychiatric drugs are doing us more harm than good
The DUP must fight for a single market and open borders, says Guardian columnist Simon Jenkins
Mental health problems aren’t all in the brain
Divorcing mental ill health from its social and political context, as the BBC’s recent In the Mind Series did, implies wider issues of inequality or poverty don’t matter
Buyer Beware – Behind the Smoke-And-Mirrors: How Residential Treatment Is Being Sold as “First-Line” Treatment For Severe Eating Disorders Despite Research Backing; The Problematic Variation In State Licensing Standards and Oversight Across States; and Whether Accreditation is Really a Remedy to the Lack of Quality Control |
Mental illness is a result of misery, yet still we stigmatise it
Patients are being shunned in the mistaken belief they have biological defects. In fact the evidence shows that most have endured traumas