Invest in ME Conference 12: First Class in Every Way
OverTheHills wraps up our series of articles on this year's 12th Invest in ME International Conference (IIMEC12) in London with some reflections on her experience as a patient attending the conference for the first time.
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Illness as ‘Deviance’, Work as Glittering Salvation and the ‘Psyching-up’ of the Medical Model

Discussion in 'Other Health News and Research' started by Kyla, Jan 10, 2016.

  1. Kyla

    Kyla ᴀɴɴɪᴇ ɢꜱᴀᴍᴩᴇʟ

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    http://blacktrianglecampaign.org/20...strategies-for-getting-the-sick-back-to-work/

    I haven't finished reading this whole article yet (it's a long one) but it is looking like a very thorough take-down of the UK 'BPS' school of thought and the effect it has had on the sick and disabled in UK.

    Here is an excerpt:
     
  2. harveythecat

    harveythecat

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    what a fantastic article!
     
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  3. Woolie

    Woolie Senior Member

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    I really liked this bit (bolding is mine):

     
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