Bandy X. Lee
Bandy X. Lee is an internationally recognized expert on violence. Trained in medicine and psychiatry at Yale and Harvard Universities, and in medical anthropology as a fellow of the National Institute of Mental Health, she is currently on the faculty of Yale School of Medicine's Law and Psychiatry Division.
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Friday, September 07, 2018
Thousands of Mental Health Professionals Agree With Woodward and the New York Times Op-ed Author: Trump Is Dangerous
Bob Woodward’s new book, “Fear,” describes a “ nervous breakdown of Trump’s presidency .” Earlier this year, Michael Wolff’s “Fire and Fury” offered a similar portrayal . Now, an op-ed in The New York Times by an anonymous “senior White House official” describes how deeply the troubles in this...
Tuesday, January 02, 2018
The Ethics of Warning the Public About a Dangerous President
IN SPITE of widespread concern regarding Donald Trump’s ability to execute his office, the psychiatric establishment continues to enforce silence on its members, depriving the public of their expertise. Hampering the profession’s ability to warn about danger needs reconsideration. A sense of this...