Psychiatry Under the Influence: Institutional Corruption, Social Injury, and Prescriptions for Reform
Released! 04/23/2015
Psychiatry Under the Influence: Institutional Corruption, Social Injury, and Prescriptions for Reform
by Robert Whitaker
Paperback

Psychiatry Under the Influence investigates how the influence of pharmaceutical money and guild interests has corrupted the behavior of the American Psychiatric Association and academic psychiatry during the past 35 years. The book documents how the psychiatric establishment regularly misled the American public about what was known about the biology of mental disorders, the validity of psychiatric diagnoses, and the safety and efficacy of its drugs. It also looks at how these two corrupt... read more