Psychiatry and the Law

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Fall 2012 Reading Group
Meets: T 5:00pm - 7:00pm in WCC Room 4056
1 classroom credit

Public sector psychiatry in prisons and jails, the antisocial personality disorder and the “criminal brain.” “The Antidepressant Era,” the return of electroconvulsive therapy and the limits of “depression” as a mental disorder. Post traumatic stress disorder, bipolar disorder in children.

Subject Areas: Disciplinary Perspectives & Law .