Research: Psychologists Dissatisfied with DSM, Want Alternatives

I have co-authored a new research study with Drs. Doug Maynard and Michael Gayle that found psychologists overwhelmingly use the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) but aren’t satisfied with it. The article was just published...

APA Panel on Diagnostic Alternatives

Dr. Raskin presented at the 2022 American Psychological Association annual convention in Minneapolis as part of a symposium panel looking at DSM-5-TR and its alternatives. Chaired by clinical psychologist Todd DuBose, the panel included seminal representatives of...

Interview on TalkTV About Serotonin Theory of Depression

I appeared on British TV on July 23, 2022 to discuss a new study that says research doesn’t support the serotonin theory of...

Maladaptive Daydreaming: Is It a Mental Disorder?

Check out my Psychology Today blog post on whether “maladaptive daydreaming” should be considered a mental disorder....

Presidential Address Published

My Society for Humanistic Psychology (SHP) presidential address has been published in The Humanistic Psychologist as an advance online publication. SHP is Division 32 of the American Psychological Association. If you don’t have access to The Humanistic Psychologist, a...
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