Provocative essays from the former dean of the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine on psychiatry and its modern excesses, medical education, and social issues It gives a viewpoint not often heard in the media.
✓ The Mind Has Mountains: Reflections on Society and Psychiatry ✓ A thoughtful look at many issues in psychiatry today.
Superb collection of recent essays on various areas of psychiatry Short, sweet and to the point read it before you go see a shrink and before you buy into the latest pet theories sold on cable TV.
Interesting conservative treatise on modern psychiatry Head of psychiatry at John Hopkins I didn t get through all of it, but what essays I read were very thought provoking I wishof our society would do research such as this on so many widely blindly accepted topics of our day.
McHugh ✓ For Better Patient Care But Also To Reflect On And Influence Public Issues And Social Movements His Essays Will Stimulate Professional And Popular Discussion About The Goals And Effectiveness Of Current Psychiatric PracticeMcHugh Sorts Through The Layers Of What He Terms The Culturally Driven Misdirection Of Psychiatry And Psychotherapy To Explain Concepts Often Misunderstood By Nonscholars And The Intellectual Community Alike America S Leading Psychiatrist May Inspire You Or Offend You, But He Will Certainly Make You Think