Critical Perspectives in Psychiatry: Anti- and Critical Psychiatry

@inproceedings{OReilly2017CriticalPI,
  title={Critical Perspectives in Psychiatry: Anti- and Critical Psychiatry},
  author={M. O'Reilly and J. Lester},
  year={2017}
}
This chapter introduces two movements influencing societal opinions of the medical profession and its involvement with those who experience mental distress: anti-psychiatry and critical psychiatry. To contextualise the influence of these movements, we provide an overview of the contributors and the key arguments. We demonstrate how critical psychiatry has, generally at least, moved to accept psychiatry as a discipline, while maintaining its critical position of how that discipline operates in a… Expand

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