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    "I will argue that ME is simply a belief, the belief that one has an illness called ME" and other Wessely School quotes

    Here are some quotes from Professor Sir Simon Wessely and his Wessely School colleagues Michael Sharpe and Trudie Chalder. Other members of the Wessely School include: Peter White, Anthony Cleare, Anthony David, Stephen Reid and Elena Garralda. The Wessely School psychiatrists are largely...
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