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Saving normal : an insider's revolt against out-of-control psychiatric diagnosis, DSM-5, Big Pharma, and the medicalization of ordinary life

Autor: Allen Frances
Editora: New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins publishers, [2013] ©2013
Edição/Formato   Print book : InglêsVer todas as edições e formatos
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In this book the author, a psychiatrist, makes a critique of the widespread medicalization of normality. He argues that the new edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders threatens to destroy what is considered normal and that grief, sorrow, stress, disappointment, and other feelings are part of life, not a psychiatric disease. Anyone living a full, rich life experiences ups and downs,  Ler mais...
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Tipo de Documento: Livro
Todos os Autores / Contribuintes: Allen Frances
ISBN: 9780062229250 0062229257
Número OCLC: 813929684
Descrição: xx, 314 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Conteúdos: What's normal and what's not? --
From shaman to shrink --
Diagnostic inflation --
Fads of the past --
Fads of the present --
Fads of the future --
. Taming diagnostic inflation --
The smart consumer --
The worst and the best of psychiatry.
Responsabilidade: Allen Frances, M.D.

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In the wake of a new edition of the "Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders" ("DSM" 5 for short), Frances argues that "DSM" 5 offers a radical and reckless set of proposals that will  Ler mais...

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