October 17 2018

The downsides of a mental health diagnosis

Presented by Australian Psychological Society

Professor Tim Carey FAPS of the TV show How 'Mad' Are You? on why not all psychologists push to make a diagnosis of mental illness

For many sufferers of mental illness, a recognised diagnosis gives them a sense of relief and understanding. But some psychologists believe a strict diagnosis can stand in the way of treatment. Here’s why.