Medicalization of Mental Disorders: 1970- to the PresentPsychology Faculty Research
A thirty-five year escalation of emphasis on biological causation has rendered, for many, medications as the treatment of choice for mental disorders. Non-drug treatment may be cast aside, as a result.
Citation InformationWyatt, W. J. (2013, May). Medicalization of Mental Disorders: 1970- to the Present. [Presentation slides]. 2013 Spring Continuing Education Conference for Social Workers in Charleston, WV.