Paula Caplan writes in Psychology Today about ethics complaints which have been filed with the APA (including one by her as an “interested party”) over the DSM, “a product whose latest edition has brought $100 million in profit for its publisher, the American Psychiatric Association, but that is not scientifically grounded, helps little, and leads to a devastating array of kinds of harm.”
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