Exporting Disorders: Global Markets in Madness: What happens when psychiatry travels to low and middle income countries? Should access to sometimes harmful psychotropic drugs be increased globally? What does it mean to be distressed, and to take psychiatric medication, in contexts of poverty?
Mad in America hosts blogs by a diverse group of writers. These posts are designed to serve as a public forum for a discussion—broadly speaking—of psychiatry and its treatments. The opinions expressed are the writers’ own.