Kate Allsopp

A proposal to introduce formal recording of psychosocial adversities associated with mental health using ICD-10 codes

This article by Kate Allsop and Peter Kinderman has been published in The Lancet. It begins: “It is well known that poverty and social inequity are major determinants of our mental health, 1 ¬†and the United Nations Special Rapporteur 2 ¬†characterises mental health…
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Psychiatric diagnosis ‘scientifically meaningless’

As reported in ScienceDaily : “A new study, published in Psychiatry Research, has concluded that psychiatric diagnoses are scientifically worthless as tools to identify discrete mental health disorders. The study, led by researchers from the University of Liverpool, involved a detailed…
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