Posted by AlexanderDenmark on May 5, 2012, at 2:59:10
In reply to Re: Psychiatry is a bit impotent right now. » SLS, posted by psychobot5000 on May 4, 2012, at 17:26:46
> Scott, bravo for your last post on this thread--drug companies have developed products that helped people I know, and too much cynicism can be a bad thing.
> Bravo also to bleauberry's post concerning the overgeneralizations regarding chemical deficiencies and all that that have skewed psychiatry for so long. Though, in fairness, I think it's been a few years since any significant number of psychochemical researchers bought into the notion of the serotonin hypothesis of depression.
> That is all.
I think considering all the amount of psyc meds prescribed every year is overwhelmingly high and the pharm companies make billions and billions of dollars, it's safe to say the general agenda of the promoted by them is doing overwhelmingly well and always have.