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The Edinburgh 2018 AD4E meeting, in association with the Scottish Recovery Network took place at Norton Park Conference Centre on Friday 28th September 2018.

Contributors include Dr Lucy Johnstone, Dr James Davies, Dr Jacqui Dillon, Jo McFarlane, Sally Fox, Prof Mathias Schwannauer, Time and Space, Jo Watson & Nollaig McSweeney

See the following event resources:

The making of 'Mental Disorder' (September 2018)

The Making of ‘Mental Disorder’ – The Disturbing Truth about the construction of the DSM by Dr James Davies. Spitzer: The disorders we included weren’t really new to the field. They were mainly diagnoses that clinicians used in practice but which weren’t recognised by the DSM….So by including them in the DSM we gave them professional recognition.
Me: So presumably these disorders had been discovered in a biological sense? That’s why they were included, right? [download]

* These resources are password protected and only available to AD4E meeting delegates.