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The Conscience of Psychiatry The reform Work of Peter R Breggin MD

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A good clean copy of this 2009 soft cover publication with no internal markings or annotations and no damage to the cover 

This is the story of a heroic professional career that should inspire anyone who wants to live a principled life. For fifty years Peter R. Breggin, MD has been "the Conscience of Psychiatry." In the 1950's, as a Harvard undergraduate, he ran the most innovative volunteer program in the history of psychiatry. After his medical and psychiatric training were complete, in the early 1970s he conducted an international campaign that stopped the return of lobotomy and psychosurgery. Since then Dr. Breggin has been the world's most effective critic of electroshock treatment, the overuse of psychiatric drugs, the diagnosing and drugging of children, and the psychopharmaceutical complex

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Used: good
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229x152x27
EAN-13:
9780982456002
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9780982456002
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
444
Publisher:
Lake Edge Press

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A good clean copy of this 2009 soft cover publication with no internal markings or annotations and no damage to the cover 

This is the story of a heroic professional career that should inspire anyone who wants to live a principled life. For fifty years Peter R. Breggin, MD has been "the Conscience of Psychiatry." In the 1950's, as a Harvard undergraduate, he ran the most innovative volunteer program in the history of psychiatry. After his medical and psychiatric training were complete, in the early 1970s he conducted an international campaign that stopped the return of lobotomy and psychosurgery. Since then Dr. Breggin has been the world's most effective critic of electroshock treatment, the overuse of psychiatric drugs, the diagnosing and drugging of children, and the psychopharmaceutical complex

Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
229x152x27
EAN-13:
9780982456002
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9780982456002
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
444
Publisher:
Lake Edge Press

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