Let's listen to our patients.
Psychiatry all too often establishes a diagnosis for some common set of otherwise normal constellations of human experiences, then provides a treatment for it by promoting some pharmaceutical "miracle." If we devote the time necessary to listen to our patients, many of their "psychiatric problems" could be handled.
If the goal is to establish another way for us to receive proper payment from these dreadful insurance plans, then let's do it.
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Warren J. Stanton, M.D.
Floral Park, N.Y.
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|Author:||Stanton, Warren J.|
|Publication:||Clinical Psychiatry News|
|Article Type:||Letter to the Editor|
|Date:||Apr 1, 2005|
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