1960 In The Divided Self: An Existential Study in Sanity and Madness, R.D. Laing emphasizes the family as a source of mental illness.
1961 Psychologists E. Zigler and L. Phillips demonstrate huge overlaps in the symptoms of different categories of psychiatric disorder.
1961 Hungarian-American psychiatrist Thomas Szasz publishes the controversial The Myth of Mental Illness.
1967 British psychiatrist David Cooper defines the anti-psychiatry movement in Psychiatry and Anti-Psychiatry.
2008 Thomas Szasz publishes Psychiatry: The Science of Lies.
During the 1960s, psychiatry faced a vocal challenge to its fundamental ...