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I Psychiatrists Don't Know What They're Doing

Some Psychatrists don't know what they are doing.. (this is what I wanted to name the group) 37 People

    Now Independent Thinkers Are Considered Diseased By Psychiatry

    Psychiatrists have been working on the fourth revision of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) and, in it, they hope to add a whole slew of new psychiatric disorders. Unfortunately, many of these disorders are merely differences in personality and...
    kayaker712 kayaker712 61-65, M Mar 5, 2011

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    AAUUGGHH!!

    They say I'm crazy and I say THEY made me that way! I'm not sure what the plan is here but I don't like being a Guinna pig. It seems to me that if they did a little more research on people and their history before prescribing meds that they would have a better shot at giving us...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F Dec 26, 2007

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    2 of My Cousins From Both Sides of My Family

    I think some psychiatrists don't always know what they are doing. I have a couple of cousins that suffer with different mental illnesses. I feel that my cousin has been treated like a lab rat for the state of California. I remember when she was doing really well a few years ago...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 22, 2007

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    The Last Psychiatrist

    1- Talk to much. 2- Take too much history. 3- Ignore smoking cessation. 4- Blame Lawyers / Insurance companies / Big Pharma. 5- Become social policy analysts. 6- Don't refer to therapy. 7- Don't think strategically. 8- Polypharmacy. 9- Diagnose everything.http...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 14, 2011

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    In Agreement

    I agree some psychiatrists don't know what they're doing. Why can't living life be like going to a movie. The movie producers, I'll give them the benefit of the doubt, have tried to make the most entertaining movie possible for an audience with broad tastes. The average movie...
    IowaGirl1995 IowaGirl1995 18-21, F 1 Response May 9, 2013

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    Why Won't People Sue Psychiatrists For Detrimental To A Person's Health

    I just want to be 23, 22, 21, 20, 19, 18, 17, 16,15, 14, 13, 12, 11, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5 again. I have lost 18 years of my life, that I will never get back. I regret everything. Then making it to 30 is not guaranteed, in today's world. Especially with jobs shrinking, and poor...
    chicago54 chicago54 22-25, M 3 Responses Feb 22, 2010

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    Exaggerating Things

    i think, some of them are exaggerating things.   i don't want to consult any of them if  i do have a disorder
    dazzlingeyes dazzlingeyes 18-21, F May 13, 2010

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    The Total Failure Of Modern Psychiatry

    Modern psychiatry went wrong when it embraced the idea that the mind should be treated with drugs, says Edward Shorter of the University of Toronto, writing in the Wall Street Journal.Shorter studies the history of psychiatry and medicine.Modern U.S. psychiatry has adopted a...
    kayaker712 kayaker712 61-65, M Mar 5, 2011

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    I'M Just Releasing My Feeling So I Can Forget

    How did they manage to give me all these meds,with no use,at first they didn't want to give anything and that was a mistake after they gave me meds but it was too late now i'm reading medicine to get away from them,thanks God that i manage to to this. What a waste of time...
    blackweirdcat blackweirdcat 46-50, F 1 Response Mar 24, 2013

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    Psychs

    I have nothing to say about Psychiatrists.  I joined this group cause I thought the title was funny.  :D
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F Aug 24, 2011

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