Psychological, Social and Biological Approaches to Psychosis, 2nd Edition
Are hallucinations and delusions really symptoms of an illness called ‘schizophrenia’? Are mental health problems really caused by chemical imbalances and genetic predispositions? Are psychiatric drugs as effective and safe as the drug companies claim? Is madness preventable? This second edition of...
Published May 21st 2013 by Routledge
Psychological, Social and Biological Approaches to Schizophrenia
Models of Madness shows that hallucinations and delusions are understandable reactions to life events and circumstances rather than symptoms of a supposed genetic predisposition or biological disturbance. International contributors:* critique the 'medical model' of madness* examine the dominance of...
Published March 4th 2004 by Routledge