The DSM and the Medical Model: New Video

"It [this video] lays bare the counterproductive nature of the medical model and the pseudoscience and elitism that support it. . . . few people understand the World Health Organization definition of mental health as a social welfare issue of “well-being.  . . . emotional suffering (mental distress) is a natural reaction to distressful experiences, rather than a disease.  The social welfare narrative also advocates that physical health directly affects mental health: physical sickness, allergies, nutritional deficits, fatigue, and environmental toxins can all lead to mental distress."