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Orphaned transracial international ungrateful insurgent Class Bastard.
Dec 21 '12
"Most [mental health] theorists continue to be steeped in Euro-Western ideology and assert that mental illness can be operationally defined in terms of failure to adjust to dominate conceptions of proper behavior… Given this perspective, mental well-being for the oppressed can be operationally defined in terms of some of those very behavioral tendencies that are believed to be maladaptive by those who oppress."

The Racial Disparities in Diagnosing and Treating Mental Health Disorders

Clinical psych methodology & theory are so profoundly Eurocentric that any decolonization would entail sea changes rendering current paradigms (much less terminology) unrecognizable.

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