Faced with a probable instance of hallucination, the prudent physician should, of course, try to eliminate the various organic and psychopathological causes that can cause such experiences. [...]
Barry L. Beyerstein
Barry L. Beyerstein, PhD, is in the Brain Behaviour Laboratory, Department of Psychology at Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The first duty of the helping professions has been “Do no harm.” Unfortunately, a widening gap between science and the psychotherapy has allowed certain practices to flourish that have the potential to do much harm. [...]