Psychiatrist Philip Thomas.

After working as a full-time consultant psychiatrist in the NHS for over twenty years, Philip Thomas left clinical practice in 2004 to write. He has published over 100 scholarly papers, and works in alliance with survivors of psychiatry, service users and community groups, nationally and internationally. He is a founder member and co-chair of the Critical Psychiatry Network. His first book, Dialectics of Schizophrenia was published by Free Association books in 1997
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Neuroscientific psychiatry and the problem of consciousness

The Lyrica Effect: Lyrica Study Uncovers Key Brain Abnormalities in Fibromyalgia (personally ended up in the ER after only 5 days of use)

Neuroscientific psychiatry and the problem of consciousness

The Lyrica Effect: Lyrica Study Uncovers Key Brain Abnormalities in Fibromyalgia (personally ended up in the ER after only 5 days of use)

Critical Psychiatry Network Calls on Institute of Psychiatry to Cancel Charles Nemeroff

Critical Psychiatry Network Calls on Institute of Psychiatry to Cancel Charles Nemeroff - Mad In America

The decision by the Institute of Psychiatry, to invite disgraced Professor Charles Nemeroff to speak at the inaugural lecture of the Institute’s new Centre for Affective Disorders has caused a great deal of controversy. In the latest development members of the Critical Psychiatry Network in UK have written an open letter to Professor Pariantes, requesting that he cancel Nemeroff’s invitation

Critical Psychiatry Network Calls on Institute of Psychiatry to Cancel Charles Nemeroff - Mad In America

Something Rotten in the State of British Psychiatry? - Mad In America

Critical Psychiatry Network Calls on Institute of Psychiatry to Cancel Charles Nemeroff - Mad In America

"Decolonizing Global Mental Health: The Psychiatrization of the Majority World" (Book Review) - Mad In America

Critical Psychiatry Network Calls on Institute of Psychiatry to Cancel Charles Nemeroff - Mad In America

"Decolonizing Global Mental Health: The Psychiatrization of the Majority World" (Book Review) - Mad In America

Critical Psychiatry Network Calls on Institute of Psychiatry to Cancel Charles Nemeroff - Mad In America

▶ Critical perspectives of mental distress: Finding meaning in distress experiences - YouTube

Critical perspectives of mental distress: Finding meaning in distress experiences

▶ Critical Perspectives on the Biomedical Model of Mental Distress: Causes or contributory factors - YouTube

Philip Thomas, Professor of Philosophy, Diversity and Mental Health, provides a critical overview of the biomedical model of mental distress.

▶ Critical perspectives on mental distress: Promoting recovery - YouTube

Critical perspectives of mental distress: Finding meaning in distress experiences

If the blimp that is psychiatric treatment were a passenger aircraft, the authorities would have grounded it many years ago, but still it co...

Critical Psychiatry Network Calls on Institute of Psychiatry to Cancel Charles Nemeroff - Mad In America

The Critical Psychiatry Network is concerned with the way the controversy over the publication of DSM-5  is being portrayed in the media and by some academic psychiatrists. The issues raised by the DSM are complex and require careful and studied consideration. There are two aspects in particular that concern us. These relate to the portrayal of the controversy as a guild dispute, and the polarisation of the debate as one of nurture versus nature.

Critical Psychiatry Network Calls on Institute of Psychiatry to Cancel Charles Nemeroff - Mad In America

Mad Flies and Bad Science Tension mounts across the ideological divide as D-Day (DSM-5 Day) approaches. The APA has powerful allies on its side. President Obama has just launched Decade of the Brain 2 with the announcement two weeks ago that heralds the arrival of BRAIN ( Brain Research through Advances in Innovative Neurotechnologies). For once this is a case of the USA following Europe, as the European Commission launched its Human Brain Project back in January.

Critical Psychiatry Network Calls on Institute of Psychiatry to Cancel Charles Nemeroff - Mad In America

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Papers in peer-reviewed journals

Papers in peer-reviewed journals

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