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“All in the Mind” on ABC Radio National, Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Nido (‘Nest’) therapy: Top psychiatrist issues strong challenge for change
Professor Peter Tyrer, editor of the British Journal of Psychiatry, argues his profession practises ‘mental colonialism’ on people with long-term, chronic mental illness that’s resistant to treatment. His approach is called Nidotherapy — Nido meaning ‘nest’ — focused on changing a person’s environment not their personality. And, Jenny relates her poignant identity struggle and triumphs of being a long term “service user”

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