Tag: future of psychiatry

Robert Whitaker Answers Reader Questions on Mad in America, the Biopsychosocial...

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On the Mad in America podcast this week we have Robert Whitaker with us to answer questions sent in by readers and listeners.

Andrew Scull‚ÄĒDesperate Remedies: Psychiatry‚Äôs Turbulent Quest to Cure Mental Illness

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Sociologist and author Andrew Scull discusses the history of psychiatry's "Desperate Remedies," from lobotomy and the asylum to the failures of today's drugs and the fads of ketamine and deep brain stimulation.

Toward a Critical Self-Reflective Psychiatry: An Interview with Pat Bracken

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MIA’s Justin Karter interviews critical psychiatrist and philosopher Pat Bracken about the necessity of challenging received wisdom.