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Cultural Psychiatry

Cultural Psychiatry

“Googling” a patient does not seem much different from the old-fashioned obtaining of collateral information, but the ramifications may be far more than you bargain for.

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It’s not health care expenses that are driving up costs.

John Hinckley's release after a 35-year stint in a psychiatric facility, legalized heroin, older patients facing depression alone. These stories and more in this month's roundup.

BOOK REVIEW Voices of Hope for Mental Illness: Not Against, With

With the modern office environment comes another type of “climate change”—designed to shape workers psychologically.

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A report on the psychiatric effects of environmental and chemical toxins.

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Suggestions for what psychiatry can do to alleviate, contain, and eventually prevent or avoid the demolition of culture and health.


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