Psychiatry professors call on Congress to impeach TrumpAmerican Thinker.com ^ | July 16, 2017 | Rick Moran Posted on 7/16/2017, 4:28:32 PM by KaslinIf you ever have need of the services of a psychiatrist, I would strongly recommend you select one besotted with liberal ideology. First of all, you’d save a ton of money.
That’s because liberal psychiatrists are blessed with the gift of being able to diagnose you without even having seen you.
That means you’re consultations need not last very long.
I should warn you, however, that you can be sure that if you’re a political conservative, you are likely to be committed to a mental institution.More than 50 years ago, a psychiatrist published an article that stated flatly GOP candidate Barry Goldwater was crazy.
The editor of the publication, Ralph Ginzburg, was sued for libel by Goldwater who subsequently won a $75 K judgement.
And just weeks before election day in 1964, hundreds of psychiatrists and psychologists signed an open letter claiming that Goldwater was unfit psychologically to be president. Ever since then, the American Psychiatric Association has had a policy known as “The Goldwater Rule” that ethically forbids mental health professionals from commenting on the mental state of a public figure they have not examined.
I guess these academic psychiatrists didn’t get the memo.(Excerpt) Read more at americanthinker.com …