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Monthly Archive for: ‘March, 2012’

Psychologist Dr. Cacciatore Addresses DSM 5 on Grief & Bereavement

“Two weeks ago, I wrote a blog opposing the DSM 5′s proposal to reduce the DSM IV bereavement exclusion. This blog has since gone viral in the most incredible way- 100,000 readers within its first few weeks. It seems that this proposal is experienced as an outrageous insult by the very people it is intended to help. I have more than …

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DSM-5 Hires PR Firm

This week, Allen Frances, MD, addresses the fact that the American Psychiatric Association has hired a PR spokesman. Frances also discusses his involvement and passion for bringing accountability to the DSM 5 Task Force.

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DSM-5 Tied to Drug Industry

On March 13, 2012, British journal, New Scientist, published a pieced entitled “Many authors of psychiatry bible have industry ties”.

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