October 17 2018

The downsides of a mental health diagnosis

the Psychlopaedia team
Presented by The 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.