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False narrative about psychiatry serves no one

When the media tell of a serious harm of a psychiatric drug, they follow a standard script, which involves that they must also praise...

Research: Open Dialogue approach may reduce drug treatment in young people

New research from Finland has suggested that mental health services based on the Open Dialogue (OD) approach to mental health may reduce psychotropic drug...

The Battle of the Peer

Peer support is simple. It is the very natural, very normal, coming together of humans where they share their experiences of living with very...

Escaping the medication maze and beginning to feel again

There are as many different ways to approach this story as there are stories and tales within the story. This is more of a...

The UK is helping people stop antidepressants – but still no tapering advice available...

It's now widely accepted that there can be withdrawal effects from antidepressants -  but no tapering guidance or advice is currently available in Ireland Pharmacists...