How are psychiatric diagnoses made?

Prof. Sami Timimi child psychiatrist and visiting professor University of Lincoln

hat tip to CEP

psychiatric-diagnosis-dsm5-lead-2012-02-151Psych labels are descriptive of behavior but do not represent any sort of discreet biological reality.

Other ways of reconsidering that which gets labeled by psychiatry:

And, of course, trauma histories should always be considered: Trauma and PTSD collected info, commentary and links

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About Monica Cassani

Author/Editor Beyond Meds: Everything Matters