TITLE

Nonpsychiatry: An Alternative to Contemporary Mental Health Work

AUTHOR(S)
Hellerich, Gert
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Ethical Human Psychology & Psychiatry;Summer2005, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p149
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The central theme of this article is nonpsychiatry. The implication of this term is illustrated in the mental health system and its significance is shown as an alternative to the established psychiatry. The article differentiates between genetic and social psychiatry on the one hand and antipsychiatry on the other when dealing with nonpsychiatry. An example of a psychosocial self-help group in Germany illustrates the nonpsychiatric services and strategies.
ACCESSION #
25919051

 

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