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Revisiting Racism in Psychiatry.

While much of the current conversation has focused on racism within the criminal-legal system, institutional racism also exists elsewhere, including psychiatry.

I’ve written a few posts about this topic in the past:

Here’s one from 2017 that discusses “drapetomania“.

In 2018 I wrote about the use of race in advertisements for antipsychotic medication.

I also wrote about the intersections of race, jail, and psychiatry in 2017.

More to follow….