Foucault, “Depression and the Limits of Psychiatry”

“What psychiatry presents as the liberation of the mad (from mental illness) is in fact a gigantic moral imprisonment” as Michel Foucault claimedLook here for more on psychiatric practice, DSM-5, and the dangers of the notion “if all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail.”

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