Have You Been Misdiagnosed?

Autism. Bipolar Disorder. Psychopathy. ADHD. It's important to seek help for problems. But in an age of insta-diagnosis, fixing something you don't really have can be as dangerous as letting it go.

Is Obesity a Mental Illness?

By Paula J. Caplan Ph.D.

Why we're too quick to label it.

Why Introverts Aren't Nuts

By Nancy Ancowitz

Is there something wrong with you if you're an introvert?

Normal in an Abnormal World

By Peter Gray Ph.D.

ADHD diagnoses derive from schools' intolerance of normal human diversity.

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