Books

Coming of Age on Psychiatric Meds

Coming of Age on Zoloft: How Antidepressants Cheered Us Up, Let Us Down, and Changed Who We Are

by Katherine Sharpe

HarperCollins, 2012

336 pp, US$14.99 paperback

 

Dosed: The Medication Generation Grows Up

by Kaitlin Bell Barnett

Beacon Press, 2012

248 pp, US$25.95 hardcover

 

Remarkably (or perhaps not remarkably at all if we take synchronicity seriously) two books …

In the Journals

“Psychological Anthropology and Adolescent Well-Being”: A Special Journal Issue

The December 2011 issue of Ethos is a special issue, entitled “Psychological Anthropology and Adolescent Well-Being: Steps toward Bridging Research, Policy, and Practice.” Building upon recent interest in policy- and practice-based collaboration among the psychological anthropology community, the issue enacts such collaboration by pairing original research articles with commentary by policy experts and practitioners. As the editors, Eileen …