Psychiatric diagnosis must serve an ethical purpose: relieving certain forms of suffering and disease. Science alone can’t do that How do we decide what emotions, thoughts and behaviours are normal, abnormal
• Scientists are uncovering promising links between specific parts of our DNA and a range of disorders such as anxiety, depression, and obsessive-compulsive disorder.• As with any disease, having certain
“Turn to me and be gracious to me, for I am lonely and afflicted.” –Psalm 25:16. The generation of migrants who left Romania when it was under communist rule faced suspicion from two sides. Distrust from
Hayley Smith says her manager encouraged her to apply for other jobs when she told her she had depression. The news about her illness spread across the office. "It was horrible - I felt really exposed,"
Government research has confirmed that mental health costs the nation £99bn. It doesn’t make financial sense for employers to discriminate It’s official. The government-commissioned Thriving at Work report