AN OPEN LETTER TO HILLARY CLINTON ON DIAGNOSING THE PRESIDENT

September 10th, 2017

Sunday, September 10, 2017

Dear Secretary Clinton:

GENERATIONS OF MADNESS

September 7th, 2015

We are living in a world of contradiction, a time of conflicting ideas and values, when every argument has a swift counter argument that makes equal sense.  And these conflicting arguments can be made by the very same person and on the very same day, each arousing a passionate response from the v

REWRITING PSYCHIATRIC DIAGNOSIS: In Narrative Form

July 19th, 2015

In previous posts, I have expressed my reservations about using a checkbox approach to diagnosing.  In this post, I will present my answer to the checkbox.  Briefly reviewing, it is my point of view that most physicians go to the Diagnostic Manual (DSM) to make a diagnosis with their glasses on t

THE MEANING OF ADHD

June 28th, 2015

This post is dedicated to my Twitter friend Jeff Emmerson @ADHD_Hope and his followers.  I ask your pardon if I am telling you what you already know.  It is my strong belief that what follows still needs to be repeated.

DSM5 diagnostic criteria for ADHD are as follows:

THE RULES OF THE GAME

June 21st, 2015

Let’s start by clarifying something that may have been confusing before this.  It can be expressed as a formula, as follows:

Psychopathy=antisocial personality=sociopathy