DSM and DSM-5 are trademarks of the American Psychiatric Association. The American Psychiatric Association is not affiliated with nor endorses this website.

Archives

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 …

Read More

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.

Read More

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”.

Read More

Please go to the petition website and sign the petition! Spread the word! Thank you!