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Clinical guidelines on antidepressant withdrawal urgently need updating.

BMJ 2019 May 20;365:l2238. Epub 2019 May 20.

All-Party Parliamentary Group for Prescribed Drug Dependence, Houses of Parliament, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l2238DOI Listing
May 2019

Purpose, humility, civility, and science.

Lancet Psychiatry 2018 12;5(12):964-965

University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK.

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S22150366183041
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2215-0366(18)30418-8DOI Listing
December 2018

SSRI and SNRI withdrawal symptoms reported on an internet forum.

Int J Risk Saf Med 2018 ;29(3-4):175-180

Division of Psychiatry, University College London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/JRS-180018DOI Listing
November 2018

Network meta-analysis of antidepressants.

Lancet 2018 09 20;392(10152):1011-1012. Epub 2018 Sep 20.

University of East London, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(18)31784-7DOI Listing
September 2018

The diagnosis is correct, but National Institute of Health and Care Excellence guidelines are part of the problem not the solution.

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Sami Timimi

J Health Psychol 2018 08 30;23(9):1148-1152. Epub 2018 Mar 30.

1 Lincolnshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, UK.

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http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/1359105318766139
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August 2018

Non-diagnostic based approaches to helping children who could be labelled ADHD and their families.

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Sami Timimi

Int J Qual Stud Health Well-being 2017 Jun;12(sup1):1298270

a Faculty of Health and Social Sciences , University of Lincoln , Lincoln , UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17482631.2017.1298270DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5510228PMC
June 2017

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is an example of bad medicine.

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Sami Timimi

Aust N Z J Psychiatry 2015 Jun 28;49(6):575-6. Epub 2015 Apr 28.

Lincolnshire Partnership Foundation NHS Trust, Lincoln, UK School of Health and Social Care, University of Lincoln, Lincoln, UK

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0004867415580820DOI Listing
June 2015

Craddock and Mynors-Wallis's assault on thinking.

Br J Psychiatry 2014 Dec;205(6):497

James Rodger, South Devon CAMHS, Devon Integrated Children's Services, Exeter, email: Sami Timimi, Lincolnshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust Child and Family Services Horizons Centre, Lincoln; Joanna Moncrieff, Department of Mental Health Sciences, University College London, London; Graham Behr, Central and North West London Foundation NHS Trust, London; Carl Beuster, independent psychiatrist, UK; Pat Bracken, Centre for Mental Health Care and Recovery, Bantry General Hospital, Bantry, Ireland; Ivor Browne, University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland; Chris Evans, East London NHS Trust, London; Suman Fernando, Faculty of Social Sciences & Humanities, London Metropolitan University, London; Rhodri Huws, Eastglade Community Health Centre, Sheffield; Bob Johnson, Quay Street Clinic, Isle of Wight; Navjyoat Kingsnorth, consultant psychiatrist, Galway, Ireland; Brian Martindale, private practice, Newcastle upon Tyne; Hugh Middleton, School of Sociology and Social Policy, University of Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust, Nottingham; Derek Summerfield, CASCAID, Maudsley Hospital, London; Philip Thomas, University of Bradford, Bradford, UK; Jeremy Wallace, HUS, Peijas Hospital, Vantaa, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1192/bjp.205.6.497DOI Listing
December 2014

Parity of esteem for mental and physical health is a red herring.

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Sami Timimi

BMJ 2014 Dec 16;349:g7618. Epub 2014 Dec 16.

Lincolnshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, Child and Family Service, Horizon Centre, Lincoln LN5 7RZ, UK

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December 2014

Antipsychiatry and the antidepressants debate.

Lancet Psychiatry 2014 Aug 5;1(3):174. Epub 2014 Aug 5.

University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2215-0366(14)70297-4DOI Listing
August 2014

Over-prescribing methylphenidate won't be cured by autism-style assessments.

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Sami Timimi

BMJ 2013 Nov 6;347:f6622. Epub 2013 Nov 6.

Lincolnshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, Sleaford NG34 8GG, UK.

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November 2013

Outcome Orientated Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (OO-CAMHS): a whole service model.

Clin Child Psychol Psychiatry 2013 Apr 1;18(2):169-84. Epub 2012 May 1.

Faculty of Life, Health, and Social Sciences, University of Lincoln, UK.

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http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/1359104512444118
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April 2013

The social and cultural construction of psychiatric knowledge: an analysis of NICE guidelines on depression and ADHD.

Anthropol Med 2013 Apr 18;20(1):59-71. Epub 2013 Mar 18.

Department of Mental Health Sciences, University College London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13648470.2012.747591DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4095945PMC
April 2013

"No more psychiatric labels" petition.

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Sami Timimi

BMJ 2012 May 28;344:e3534. Epub 2012 May 28.

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May 2012

Autism is not a scientifically valid or clinically useful diagnosis.

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Sami Timimi

BMJ 2011 Aug 16;343:d5105. Epub 2011 Aug 16.

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August 2011

Time to concentrate on human factors in mental illness.

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Sami Timimi

BMJ 2011 Jul 12;343:d4377. Epub 2011 Jul 12.

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July 2011

The McDonaldization of childhood: children's mental health in neo-liberal market cultures.

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Sami Timimi

Transcult Psychiatry 2010 Nov;47(5):686-706

National Health Service in Lincolnshire, and University of Lincoln, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1363461510381158DOI Listing
November 2010

Is ADHD a valid diagnosis in adults? No.

BMJ 2010 Mar 26;340:c547. Epub 2010 Mar 26.

University College London and North East London Mental Health Trust, UCL Department of Mental Health Sciences, London W1W 7EJ.

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March 2010

Should young people be given antidepressants? No.

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Sami Timimi

BMJ 2007 Oct;335(7623):751

Lincolnshire Partnership NHS Trust, Sleaford, Lincolnshire NG34 8QA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.39316.406470.94DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2018785PMC
October 2007

A recipe for psychiatry pie in the sky.

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Sami Timimi

Ment Health Today 2006 Jul-Aug:19

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September 2006

Psychiatric disorder is deeply entangled in a sociocultural web, of which gender is one strand.

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Sami Timimi

Ment Health Today 2006 May:19

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May 2006

Can institutional psychiatry ever be reformed or is it too tied to capitalism?

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Sami Timimi

Ment Health Today 2006 Apr:19

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April 2006

Should we interpret this as an intelligence deficit disorder that needs more education?

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Sami Timimi

Ment Health Today 2005 Dec-2006 Jan:21

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February 2006

This sort of thoughtless psychiatry can never deliver a healthy population.

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Sami Timimi

Ment Health Today 2006 Feb:19

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February 2006

We are today witnessing the creation of a new phrenology with these wildly exaggerated claims.

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Sami Timimi

Ment Health Today 2005 Jul-Aug:21

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October 2005

To have moral authority we first need to show that we can be critical of our own values.

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Sami Timimi

Ment Health Today 2005 Oct:19

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October 2005

Conceptualising social problems as health problems creates new markets for drugs.

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Sami Timimi

Ment Health Today 2005 Sep:19

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September 2005

Effect of globalisation on children's mental health.

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Sami Timimi

BMJ 2005 Jul;331(7507):37-9

Lincolnshire Partnership NHS Trust, South Rauceby, Sleaford, Lincolnshire NG34 8QA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC558539PMC
July 2005

Psychiatry has effectively become a commodity that is being sold to the drug industry.

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Sami Timimi

Ment Health Today 2005 Jun:21

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June 2005

Dietary approaches to treatment could have a major public health impact.

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Sami Timimi

Ment Health Today 2005 May:21

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May 2005

Institutionalised racism lies at the heart of the conceptual systems we use in psychiatry.

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Sami Timimi

Ment Health Today 2005 Apr:21

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April 2005

Professionals' addiction to medical labels is changing our children's experience of childhood.

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Sami Timimi

Ment Health Today 2004 Dec-2005 Jan:21

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March 2005

In the global village we in the west have much to learn from our non-industrialised neighbours.

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Sami Timimi

Ment Health Today 2005 Mar:21

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March 2005

Neglect, not smacking, is the public health issue. To conceive and leave should be against the law.

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Sami Timimi

Ment Health Today 2005 Feb:19

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February 2005

Rethinking childhood depression.

Authors:
Sami Timimi

BMJ 2004 Dec;329(7479):1394-6

Lincolnshire Partnership NHS Trust, South Rauceby, Sleaford, Lincolnshire NG34 8QA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC535460PMC
December 2004

Permissive parenting is not the problem; the problem is putting profits before children.

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Sami Timimi

Ment Health Today 2004 Oct:35

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October 2004

Psychiatry is all about stories--stories about our stories about the stories our clients tell us.

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Sami Timimi

Ment Health Today 2004 Sep:23

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September 2004

ADHD is best understood as a cultural construct.

Br J Psychiatry 2004 Jan;184:8-9

Ash Villa Child & Adolescent Unit, Willoughby Road, South Rauceby, Sleaford, Lincolnshire NG34 8QA, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1192/bjp.184.1.8DOI Listing
January 2004