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The dappled causal world for psychiatric disorders: implications for psychiatric nosology

By Rebecca Roache Follow Rebecca on Twitter here   On Thursday 16th October, Professor Kenneth Kendler delivered his second (and final) Loebel Lecture, entitled ‘The dappled causal world for psychiatric disorders: implications for psychiatric nosology’. You can view it online here or listen here. Whilst Kendler’s first lecture—summarised by Roger Crisp here—focused on empirical issues, the second [...]


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