Hearing voices – or not

There was a classic study done in 1973 called “Rosenhan’s study on Being Sane in Insane Places.” In this study, healthy researchers were covertly admitted to inpatient psychiatric wards, claiming that they heard voices. But after admission, they behaved as they normally would and did not exhibit any further symptoms. Want to take a wild guess to what happened next? ALL their behaviors were interpreted as consistent with their original diagnoses. Worse yet, a wide range of psychotropic medications were prescribed. The Rosenhan study came to the conclusion that once a person is labeled with a stigmatizing psycho-diagnostic label, mental health professionals cannot distinguish the sane from the insane. Now that’s crazy!

Even if your really not just crazy - there's a drug for that...

Even if your really not just crazy – there’s a drug for that…

About Craig Stellpflug NDC

Craig Stellpflug is a NeuroDevelopment Consultant and a Certified Nutritional Consultant. Craig is a cancer nutritionist and child brain disorder specialist at Healing Pathways Medical Clinic in Scottsdale Arizona.
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