There will probably be some posts on psychiatry here going forward. I’m going to argue that psychiatric care is in dire need of a Silicon Valley type of disruption. More on that later.
With this post I just wanted to share a couple of interesting quotes from the book Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience by Charles Zorumski and Eugene Rubin.
A delusion is a fixed false belief that is outside the cultural context of the individual.
…when deciding whether speech in a given individual is pathological, context seems to be critical. For example, some politicians are extremely good at controlled poverty of content and tangentiality…