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Users' movement and the challenge to psychiatrists

  • Mark Cohen (a1)
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In recent years the psychiatric users' movement has become more prominent and powerful. In this article aspects of the movement and some of the resultant challenges to psychiatrists are described. Psychiatrists are often regarded by users as resistant to its development. The author argues that psychiatrists may benefit from a creative engagement with this process of change.

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