Positive Psychiatry: What Is It and Why We Need It

By Erick Messias, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.

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raditional psychiatry aims to restore people to their usual function. Positive Psychiatry hopes to help people move to a higher level of functioning.

Psychiatry is one of the oldest specialties of medicine. For millennia we’ve tried to understand and modify abnormal behavior and care for those with mental…

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