Description - The Myth of the Chemical Cure by Joanna Moncrieff
This book overturns the idea that psychiatric drugs work by correcting chemical imbalance and analyzes the professional, commercial and political vested interests that have shaped this view. It provides a comprehensive critique of research on drugs including antidepressants, antipsychotics and mood stabilizers.
Buy The Myth of the Chemical Cure by Joanna Moncrieff from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
(216mm x 140mm x 17mm)
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Country of Publication:
Book Reviews - The Myth of the Chemical Cure by Joanna Moncrieff
Author Biography - Joanna Moncrieff
JOANNA MONCRIEFF is an academic and practising psychiatrist. She is a long-standing critic of psychiatric drug treatment and has published numerous articles in medical journals. She was a founding member and is the co-chair person of the Critical Psychiatry Network.