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New Blog Post: Reclaiming Diagnosis

New blog post: Raskin, J. D. (2014, May 20). Reclaiming diagnosis [Blog post]. Retrieved from http://dxsummit.org/archives/2086 Excerpt: . . . the word diagnosis does not technically mean “cause.” Actually, the word has origins in ancient Greek and literally means “to discern or … Continue reading

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What About Meaning?

New blog post: Raskin, J. D. (2013, July 2). What about meaning? [Blog post]. Retrieved from http://dxsummit.org/archives/955 (Reposted at http://www.saybrook.edu/newexistentialists/posts/07-25-13) Excerpt: My purpose here is to offer a clarion call to all the psychodynamic, interpersonal, humanistic, existential, cognitive, feminist, and constructivist therapists out … Continue reading

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Speaking in Code

New blog post: Raskin, J. D. (2013, June 10). Speaking in code [Blog post]. Retrieved from http://dxsummit.org/archives/811 Excerpt: The recent publication of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) has brought several new disorders into public consciousness while eliminating some … Continue reading

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The Myth of Mental Illness Revisited, NIMH Style

New blog post on the Mad in America website: Raskin, J. D. (2013, May 13). The myth of mental illness revisited, NIMH style. [Blog post]. Retrieved from http://www.madinamerica.com/2013/05/the-myth-of-mental-illness-revisited-nimh-style/

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