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Dr. Allen Frances on the Risks of DSM-5 - The Lens Report


Allen Frances, M.D., was the chair of the DSM-IV Task Force and of the department of psychiatry at Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC. He is currently a professor emeritus at Duke. Dr. Frances has been an outspoken critic of DSM-5, which came out in 2013, and authored a book in 2014 entitled Saving Normal: An Insider's Revolt Against Out-of-control Psychiatric Diagnosis, DSM-5, Big Pharma, and the Medicalization of Ordinary Life. Run Time: 5:10