Comparing onanism with child sexual abuse

Onanism and child sexual abuse – A comparative study of two hypotheses Abstract For some decades now in the West, there has been a growing social anxiety with regard to a phenomenon which has become known as child sexual abuse (CSA). This anxiety is fed by scientific theories whose cornerstone is the assess- ment of…

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Alcoholism and LSD

politiken.dk/videnskab/ECE1566364/forskere-syretrip-er-godt-mod-alkoholisme/ (danish) www.nature.com/news/lsd-helps-to-treat-alcoholism-1.10200 Lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) for alcoholism meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Abstract: “Assessments of lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) in the treatment of alcoholism have not been based on quantitative meta-analysis. Hence, we performed a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials in order to evaluate the clinical efficacy of LSD in the treatment of…

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Siekieatry, again

Dhis is a respons to dhe artikl: www.newyorker.com/arts/critics/atlarge/2010/03/01/100301crat_atlarge_menand?currentPage=all “Kirsch’s conclusion is that antidepressants are just fancy placebos. Obviously, this is not what the individual tests showed. If they had, then none of the drugs tested would have received approval. Drug trials normally test medications against placebos—sugar pills—which are given to a control group. What a…

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Rosenhan experiment etc.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rosenhan_experiment David Rosenhan – On being sane in insane places – 1973 Reed and weep. Think about it next time u watch one of the many films deeling with this problem, e.g.: www.imdb.com/title/tt0073486/ www.imdb.com/title/tt0348836/ www.imdb.com/title/tt0172493/ www.imdb.com/title/tt1130884/ www.imdb.com/title/tt1462220/ www.imdb.com/title/tt0824747/en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Films_set_in_psychiatric_hospitals

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Sykopathy and its related konsepts: another term we shud taboo?

Reeding Wikipedia’s entry on the subjekt very much gives me the impresion that this is another term that we shud do away with (taboo). I.e., we shud stop using it and use som other mor useful konsept. Primarily, two such konsepts has been popularized: anti-social personality disorder (aka. ASPD) and dissocial personality disorder. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Psychopathy Other…

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