13 January 2019

13th January 1993 - Physical causes of schizophrenia

In his book The politics of schizophrenia David Hill argued that schizophrenia does not exist and is a construct used to control those who are victims of our modern society.

On 13th January 1993 Marjorie Wallace, of SANE, wrote a response to such ideas in The Independent ...

 "David Hill's views on schizophrenia are contradicted by studies from the World Health Organisation and other professional agencies which show that schizophrenia is a problem that affects all races and social classes. There is growing evidence that it involves a biochemical imbalance in the brain and is not simply used as a label to cover those who are socially disadvantaged ..."

Thankyou to Mental Health Timeline for this date.

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