Posted: Mar 19, 2018 11:37 am
by Thommo
I don't know whether recovered memories and the effectiveness of antidepressants is the literal exact same thing.

Until now, I'd always thought it wasn't.

To be fair, you do have half, or maybe a quarter of a point hiding somewhere in the OP this time. There is a lot of dodgy and pseudo- science mixed in with the valid stuff in some fields and this isn't exclusive to psychiatry or even psychology, it's true of social science in general, if not more widely.

This is almost essential reading in my view: ... ed.0020124

Exactly how this discussion is aided by flamebait about Bill Nye being angry, I could not say.