Gary Greenberg - The Book of Woe: The DSM and the Unmaking of Psychiatry

Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 7:00 pm

Before being listed in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM), not only were many mental illnesses uncommon, they weren’t even illnesses. With psychiatry and psychopharmacology guided by the DSM, it’s worth asking, as Dr. Greenberg, a psychotherapist and author of Manufacturing Depression does, just how the manual is compiled: why do disorders appear in it? Why do they disappear?

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Published: Blue Rider Press - May 2nd, 2013

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