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Integrating the Mind, Brain, Body, and Spirit

In contemporary psychiatry, the emphasis is usually on biological aspects of the illness. Psychiatrists study how the brain changes during an illness and what kinds of medicines are needed to normalize brain chemistry. This has not always been the case – Sigmund Freud, the father of modern psychiatry was a neurologist by training, but he was more interested in the “mind” rather than the “brain” –...
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