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Suggested Reading:

Most of the literature below would not be suggested at UK mental health univerity courses.   

Bentall R. (2009) 'Doctoring the Mind: Why Psychiatric Treatments Fail' ALLEN an imprint of PENGUIN BOOKS  

Bray J.,  Clarke C., Brennan G., Muncey T. (2008) 'Should we pushing meds'? The implication of pharmacogenomics  Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing Vol.15 No.5 p.357-364  

Breggin, P., Cohen D. (2007) .Your Drug May Be Your Problem: How and Why to Stop Taking Psychiatric Medications' Perseus Books

Breggin, P. (1993) 'Toxic Psychaitry' Fontana An Imprint of HarperCollinspublishers   

Clarke C. (2010) 'Psychotropic Medications: Remedies or Poisons? The Evidence from Pharmacogenetics'  Asylum Magazine Vol. 17 No. 2 
Clarke C. ISPS Presentation: 'The Relationship between Psychological Therapies and Medication'.


Clarke C., (2006) Relating With Professionals Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, Vol13, 522–526

Dorman D. (2003) 'Dante's Cure A Journey Out of Madness' OTHER Other Press  New York  

Freeth R. (2007) 'Humanising Psychiatry and Mental Health Care THE CHALLENGE OF THE PERSON-CENTRED APPRAOCH'  Radcliffe Publishing Oxford New York


Jackson, G.E. MD. (2009), "Drug-Induced Dementia: a Perfect Crime" Bloomington, IN: Author House  

Jackson G. E. (2005) Rethinking Psychiatric Drugs: A Guide for Informed Consent Bloomington, IN: Author House  

Moncrieff J. 'The Myth of the Chemical Cure. A Critique of Psychiatric  drug Treatment.' Palgrave Macmillan 2008ISBN   978 0 230 57431 1

Newnes c., Dunn C., Holmes G. 'This is Madness: A Critical Look at Psychiatry and the Future of Mental Health'  PCCS Books

Rogers, A., Pilgrim, D. and Lacey, R (1993) 'Experiencing Psychiatry: User's views of services. London: MIND Macmillan.

Singh, M. (1976) 'Dysphoric response to neuroleptic treatment in schizophrenia and its prognostic significance', Disease of the Nervous Sys 37: 191-5.

Thomas, P. (1997) 'The Dialectics of Schizophrenia'. Free Association Books. London/ New York.

Whitaker R. (2010) “Anatomy of an Epidemic: Magic Bullets, Psychiatric Drugs, and the Astonishing Rise of Mental Illness in America.” Crown Publishing Group, Division of Random House Inc

Whitaker R. (2002) 'MAD IN AMERICA' PERSEUS PUBLISHING A Member of the Perseus Books Group 


Windgassen, K. (1991) Schizophreniebehandlung aus der sicht des pateinten. Untersuchungen des behandlungsverlaufes und der neuroleptischen therapie unter pathischem aspekt. Berlin: Springer-Verlag


Woolley C.S.,  Effects of Estrogen in the CNS. Current Opinion Neurobiology 1999 June (3) 349-54



This is shown by 19 different studies:-
‘Neuroleptics and Chronic Mental Illness’,‘ Law Project for Psychiatric Rights