Rethinking Trauma: The Power Threat Meaning Framework with Lucy Johnstone

Trust Me: Cults, Extreme Belief, and Manipulation

May 25 2022 • 1 hr 18 mins


UK consultant clinical psychologist and one of the authors of the power threat meaning framework Lucy Johnstone shares how her work is meant to re-conceive how we think of mental illness, why the DSM is flawed, the position of why labels are problematic, how "ideological power" factors in, how "mental illnesses" can be adaptive, and the importance of creating your narrative. PLUS!! A bonus interview with Lola's mom Dr Christine Marie!!

Learn more about Lucy's below:

https://www.bps.org.uk/power-threat-meaning-framework

https://www.pccs-books.co.uk/products/a-straight-talking-introduction-to-the-power-threat-meaning-framework-an-alternative-to-psychiatric-diagnosis

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