What is the role of â€œbig pharmaâ€ (i.e., major pharmaceutical companies that determine the ways in which health care issues are researched and publicized) in the diagnosis and treatment of psychopathology?
Make sure to include the following in your posts:
Â· The historical information you reviewed regarding â€œbig pharmaâ€™sâ€ impact and influence within abnormal psychology.
Â· Current ethical, clinical, and social implications when considering the use of psychotropic medication for the treatment of psychiatric disorders.
Â· Interpret specific symptoms and syndromes from â€œbig pharmaâ€™sâ€ advertising campaigns and critically evaluate and comment upon the necessity of these medications for the indicated psychiatric disorders.