Sunday, November 19, 2017

On Psychiatry


An “enthralling and frighteningly persuasive book . . . one whose astonishing intellectual punch is delivered with the gripping vitality of a novel.”

— New Scientist





“The most important bit of mental health muckraking since Deutsch’s The Shame of the States was published in 1948.

In These Times





Co-authored with Lisa Cosgrove

“An extraordinary piece of work that should be read by every mental health professional.”

Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy

Other Books


“Full of mystery and danger, bravery and tragedy . . . transcends both time and continents. A marvelous read.”

–Dennis Lehane






Robert Whitaker unearths a dark historical event in a creative and powerful way. Don’t miss this book!”

–Cornell West