Monthly Archives: June 2015

Treating the person — not the condition | Australian Doctor

Great ‘new’ idea – I wish more psychiatrists I know would work like this: http://www.australiandoctor.com.au/clinical/therapy-update/treating-the-person-not-the-condition

Book challenges orthodoxy of psychiatric practice

Not everyone is convinced by the claims that modern biological psychiatry is the best answer to the problems of life, which the DSM wants you to think of as mental or behavioral health diseases http://www.windsorstar.com/entertainment/books/Book+challenges+orthodoxy+psychiatric+practice/11059615/story.html

Respite centers offer a way to avoid mental health crisis and the hospital – The Washington Post

Respite centers offer a way to avoid mental health crisis and the hospital – The Washington Post.

Many guests have full-time jobs and continue working and seeing friends during their stay. They can come and go any time of day or night. Unlike a hospital, Coe stressed, respite centers allow people to maintain their lives and relationships instead of putting everything on hold.