Allen Frances, MD

Allen Frances, MD, former chair of the Task Force for DSM IV, professor emeritus, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina.

Mental Health

Stop Medicating “Normal”

Feeling your emotions doesn’t mean you have a psychiatric disorder

Mental Health

Psychiatric Fads Are Leading to Overdiagnosis of Mental Illness

Is the normal person an endangered species? Psychiatrist Allen Frances, MD, posed that question in a recent essay published in…