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Review: Unhinged: The Trouble with Psychiatry - A Doctor's Revelations about a Profession in Crisis

User Review  - jen8998 - Goodreads

Author reviews fairly familiar critiques of psychiatry today (ie overuse of antidepressants, little research basis for same, etc). He ends with the conclusion that psychotherapy is underutilized which is a point I very much agree with. Read full review

Review: Unhinged: The Trouble with Psychiatry - A Doctor's Revelations about a Profession in Crisis

User Review  - Bookworm007 - Goodreads

Ok, so to be honest, I did not finish this book. I read a few chapters and it was written interestingly but I've heard these complaints about psychiatry before. I should have skipped ahead to the ... Read full review

Review: Unhinged: The Trouble with Psychiatry - A Doctor's Revelations about a Profession in Crisis

User Review  - Jennifer - Goodreads

Unhinged is the psychiatric version of Perkins' Confessions of an Economic Hitman, and reads just as smarmily self-congratulatory. Carlat's "exposť" of the industry will come as a surprise only to ... Read full review

Review: Unhinged: The Trouble with Psychiatry - A Doctor's Revelations about a Profession in Crisis

User Review  - Molly - Goodreads

This was an insightful and knowing book about some of the major problems with psychiatry as a profession. What I enjoyed about this book was not just reading what was wrong with the profession, though ... Read full review

Review: Unhinged: The Trouble with Psychiatry - A Doctor's Revelations about a Profession in Crisis

User Review  - Real Supergirl - Goodreads

This book should be required reading for any mental health professional - therapists, nurses, psychologists, psychiatrists. I discovered Dr. Carlat via his blog, and the book gives a thorough analysis ... Read full review

Review: Unhinged: The Trouble with Psychiatry - A Doctor's Revelations about a Profession in Crisis

User Review  - Eric_W - Goodreads

Excellent review of this and three other books dealing with the crisis in psychiatry in the NYRB Part 1: http://www.nybooks.com/articles/archi... Part 2: http://www.nybooks.com/articles/archi... Read full review

Review: Unhinged: The Trouble with Psychiatry - A Doctor's Revelations about a Profession in Crisis

User Review  - Qwerty - Goodreads

I feel that I learned a great deal about psychiatry from reading this book. Why do psychiatrists only spend 20 minutes with each patient? Insurance reimbursement answers that question. More ... Read full review


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