Monday, April 24, 2006

Strange Bedfellows in Psychology

On the CBC right now there is a story about how over half the psychologists that wrote the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM-IV TR, in it's latest variant) have financial ties to the pharmaceutical industry. For those not in the know, DSM-IV TR is the "bible" of psychologists. I'm sure it doesn't take much reasoning to figure out why this is very suspicious.