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Charles Barber

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Charles Barber

Charles Barber is a lecturer in psychiatry at Yale University and the author, most recently, of Comfortably Numb: How Psychiatry Is Medicating a Nation (Pantheon).


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America is literally awash in antidepressants. Blame the surfeit of drugs in our system on a confusion between illness and suffering.