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From local insights to global impact: The role of indigenous psychologies in developing global...

In her latest article in Psychological Studies, Parul Bansal writes about the promises and challenges of developing a Global Psychology (GP) and the central role...

Escaping the shackles of psychiatry: what I’ve seen and survived, as both doctor and...

"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing,” said Edmund Burke. This is as true on...

Plotting a research path to a new model of mental health care

Both the World Health Organization and the United Nations, through the Office of the Special Rapporteur on Health, have urged that psychiatry’s biomedical model...

Adding antipsychotics worsens outcomes in psychotic depression

Antipsychotics for psychotic depression? Not a great idea, according to a new study. Adding an antipsychotic drug to antidepressant treatment increased the risk of...

Researchers give high safety rating to ECT despite 69% risk of memory loss in...

In a correspondence published in the Journal of Affective Disorders, John Read from the University of East London discusses some issues around research into electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)....