The Great Debate

Two-step approach to preventing the next Germanwings disaster

By Christopher and Jennifer Gandin Le
March 31, 2015
A man pays his respects at the memorial for the victims of the air disaster in the village of Le Vernet

A man pays his respects at the memorial for the victims of the air disaster in the village of Le Vernet, near the crash site of the Germanwings Airbus A320. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier

What’s wrong with psychiatry? A conversation with Dr. Daniel Carlat

May 17, 2010

Children treated with powerful drugs for mental disorders that hardly any of them suffered from just decades ago. Eminent psychiatrists investigated by Congress for earning hundreds of thousands of dollars from drug companies without disclosing the income to their patients or the IRS.