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Is It Time to Reconsider the ‘Disease Model’ of Mental Health?

A prominent U.K. psychologist believes we should change the way we talk about depression, anxiety, and other forms of psychological distress

Photo: Annie Spratt/Unsplash

In 2013, the British Psychological Society published a position statement that…

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Markham Heid

Markham Heid

I write about health, science, and psychology. My work has appeared in Time magazine, the New York Times, Vice, and elsewhere. I live in Germany.