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October 21, 2020
Dr Pies offers an analysis of psychiatry’s place on the spectrum of science using “causality” and “meaning” as lenses.
October 16, 2020
Weaving the story of modern psychopharmacology’s birth leads us to a most surprising origin.
September 28, 2020
In the early 20th century, British and American doctors looked for the causes of mental illnesses elsewhere in the body, with gruesome results.
September 22, 2020
Avicenna may have been among the first physicians to document that anger is often a transitional state from melancholic depression to mania—implicitly recognizing the “switch” phenomenon.
September 18, 2020
In 18th-century France, physicians searched for the causes of mental illness and debated how best to treat it.
August 03, 2020
As we slowly and cautiously work toward a practice where space can be shared between therapist and patient, perhaps Freud’s “walking cure” can be enlightening.
July 22, 2020
Solving the problems of “troublesome” children throughout the ages.
July 20, 2020
An interview with Dr Anne Harrington, who offers a stimulating and thought-provoking historical perspective on the evolution of biological psychiatry from the German histopathologists to the present time in her recent book.
July 07, 2020
A paradigm shift is needed in order to solve the unprecedented complexities and challenges associated with the current global mental health crisis.
June 25, 2020
Adolf Hitler, the genocidal monster of the twentieth century, would not seem to be someone likely to seek psychological counseling, let alone respond.