All posts tagged "Psychiatry"

  • The Psychiatrist Who De-Pathologized Homosexuality

    Until 1973, the psychiatric field classified homosexuality as a mental illness. Dr. Robert Spitzer, who spearheaded the change, died on December 25th, 2015. When the Diagnostic & Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) dropped homosexuality as a...

    • Posted February 4, 2016
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