TITLE

Biomedical Bias of the American Psychiatric Association

AUTHOR(S)
Double, Duncan B.
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Ethical Human Psychology & Psychiatry;Summer2004, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p153
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Modern psychiatric practice postulates brain pathology as the cause of mental illness. This may mean that its neurobiological tenets are propounded more on the basis of faith than scientific facts. This bias is examined in a recent statement from the American Psychiatric Association on the diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders.
ACCESSION #
18255144

 

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