OH MY GOD what a load of propaganda from the natural news.
Did you read the original article? Natural news generalised and misquotes it like freaking mad - NO point in psychology is to just prescribe a pill -
they're only making it out like this so youll be disgusted and buy THEIR natural snake oil.
READ IT - do you disagree?:
Do you live surrounded by clutter - ancient copies of magazines, your children’s old toys, articles you’ve clipped out of newspapers over
If you find it hard to throw out things of limited or no value, you could be suffering from hoarding disorder.
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In my opinion its just a branch of obsessive compulsive disorder - compulsion to keep things of no real value for no apparent reason, and obsession,
it rules their lives. Ever seen the tv show Hoarders?
There’s also ‘intermittent explosive disorder’, which involves occasionally becoming very angry suddenly.
Do you disagree with this one either?! Oh right, they deliberately left out the part about 'suddenness' because that is the KICKER. Yes, it is
abnormal to randomly become enraged. This is often a symptom of PTSD (post traumatic stress disorder) or acute stress disorder. Its not about GETTING
MAD, its about getting mad FOR NO REASON.
Do you disagree that people who obsessively go on shopping sprees, use the internet obsessively, or randomly become enraged for no reason, are acting
Distinguish propaganda from truth. Deny ignorance.
Medication is only prescribed IF NECESSARY. Do you think chronic schizophrenics taking medication to reduce hallucinations and such, should just let
it be? Jeez.
There isnt the conspiracy within psychology, its just a propagandistic article trying to sell you its OWN natural pills. YES there is an over issuance
of dumb ass parents trying to get their kids ritalin - they come in complaining of symptoms that could be of a NUMBER of things - including AUTISM.
But they want the easy way out. They simply want easy problem easy answer. Pills are the easiest.
Blame parents, not psychology. You have to VOLUNTARILY accept psychological treatment - unless it is court mandated, or pushed by a parent, and that
includes medication (unless you are a threat to well-being of others, as in violence).