Study Finds That Psychiatric Diagnoses Are Scientifically Meaningless

The study, led by researchers at the University of Liverpool, concluded that psychiatric diagnoses are “scientifically meaningless,” and worthless as tools to accurately identify and address mental distress at an individual level. The study involved a detailed analysis of five key chapters of the latest edition of the widely used Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM),…

NOONDAY DEVIL

by Father Ron Rollheiser In Morita Therapy we consider depression, and all feelings, something which is uncontrollable by our will. In this article, Fr. Rolheiser describes the kind of depression which has no apparent connection to one’s circumstances – acedia. Such experiences were part of the human condition 1,500 years ago and still are today.…