Network with Telehealth and Telepsychology Professionals at the APA Convention

Jul 22, 2012 Full story: I-Newswire.com

Orlando, Florida - 7/30/2012 Dr. Marlene Maheu, Executive Director of the TeleMental Health Institute, Inc., has been a pioneer in the telehealth industry with a focus on research and development in telemental health since 1994.

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HumanSpirit

Live Oak, FL

#1 Jul 24, 2012
No science to the Mental Health Industry. No medical model. No evidence based medicine. no test for chemical imbalance of the brain to which the APA admitted to the falsehoods 2007.

The industry's looking for a way to increase the present of Mental Health Workers of the newly devised Mental Health Court to continue mind drugging of victims of the judiciary for profits of the Pharmacutical industry, court cost and thEire own profession.

Inside the Battle to Define Mental Illness

Every so often Al Frances says something that seems to surprise even him. Just now, for instance, in the predawn darkness of his comfortable, rambling home in Carmel, California, he has broken off his exercise routine to declare that “there is no definition of a mental disorder. It’s bullshit. I mean, you just can’t define it.” Then an odd, reflective look crosses his face, as if he’s taking in the strangeness of this scene: Allen Frances, lead editor of the fourth edition of the American Psychiatric Association’s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (universally known as the DSM-IV), the guy who wrote the book on mental illness, confessing that “these concepts are virtually impossible to define precisely with bright lines at the boundaries.” For the first time in two days, the conversation comes to an awkward halt.

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There are no genetic tests, no brain scans, blood tests, chemical imbalance tests or X-rays that can scientifically/medically prove that any psychiatric disorder is a medical condition.

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