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Changing American psychiatry : a personal perspective

Author: Melvin Sabshin
Publisher: Washington, DC : American Psychiatric Pub., ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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As Medical Director of the American Psychiatric Association from 1974 to 1997, Melvin Sabshin, M.D., brings a unique perspective on the history of post?World War II psychiatry to Changing American Psychiatry: A Personal Perspective.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Personal Narrative
Biographies
History
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Sabshin, Melvin, 1925-
Changing American psychiatry.
Washington, DC : American Psychiatric Pub., ©2008
(DLC) 2008004460
(OCoLC)191875530
Named Person: Melvin Sabshin; Melvin Sabshin
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Melvin Sabshin
ISBN: 9781585628841 1585628840 9781585623075 1585623075 1282067745 9781282067745
OCLC Number: 318651932
Description: 1 online resource (xxi, 397 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Post World War II scene in American psychiatry --
A pathway to psychiatry --
Implicit preparation for a leadership role in psychiatry --
Reflections during the search --
Clarifying the mission --
En route to equity --
International affairs --
Psychoanalysis --
Forensic psychiatry --
Evidence-based diagnosis and treatment --
Psychiatric research --
Psychiatric education --
A changing membership --
Annual meetings --
Publications --
Governance and leadership relationships --
Management of external relationships --
Social and community psychiatry --
Conclusions.
Responsibility: Melvin Sabshin.
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In this book, the author takes readers on a journey through psychiatry from the mid to late 1900s by using personal accounts, humor, and historical facts. In doing so, he has created a unique Read more...

 
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