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Contribution to Book
Psychiatric Drug Withdrawal: A Guide for Prescribers, Therapists, Patients and their Families
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  • Peter Breggin, M.D.
  • Kathleen Wheeler, Fairfield University
Role

Editor: Peter Breggin M.D

Contributing author: Kathleen Wheeler

Document Type
Book Contribution
Description/Summary
Kathleen Wheeler contributed the "Foreword". Book description: This is the first book to establish guidelines and to assist prescribers and therapists in withdrawing their patients from psychiatric drugs, including those patients with long-term exposure to antipsychotic drugs, benzodiazepines, stimulants, antidepressants, and mood stabilizers. It describes a method developed by the author throughout years of clinical experience, consultations with experienced colleagues, and scientific research. Based on a person-centered collaborative approach, with patients as partners, this method builds on a cooperative and empathic team effort involving prescribers, therapists, patients, and their families or support network.
ISBN
9780826108432
Publication Date
1-1-2012
Publication Information

Wheeler, K. (2012). "Foreword" in Peter Breggin M.D. Psychiatric Drug Withdrawal: A Guide for Prescribers, Therapists, Patients and their Families . N.Y.: Springer.

Comments

Copyright 2012 Springer Publishing Inc.

Citation Information
Peter Breggin and Kathleen Wheeler. "Psychiatric Drug Withdrawal: A Guide for Prescribers, Therapists, Patients and their Families" (2012)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/kathleen_wheeler/6/