Cultural Psychiatry: A Critical Introduction Part 5A

Cultural Psychiatry: a Critical Introduction. Lecture 5 Culture / Psychiatry. Dr. Allan Young looks at culture and psychiatry: how living within a particular culture impacts on the epidemiology of psychiatric disorders; culture in psychiatry: culture permeates psychiatric practices, there are ethnocentric concepts that take into account a Western world view; and the cultures of psychiatry: just as there are cultures based on nationality and race, there are different cultures of the practice and study of psychiatry.