Frank Furedi

Sociologist, commentator and author of Culture of Fear, Where Have All The Intellectuals Gone?, Paranoid Parenting, Therapy Culture, and On Tolerance: In Defence of Moral Independence.

therapy culture

Is disability the new normal?
spiked, 24 July 2019
On some elite US campuses, as many as one in four students are classified as ‘disabled’.

Now school students are being triggered by exam questions
spiked, 17 June 2019
The treatment of students as mental-health patients is having a destructive impact.

Manufacturing anxiety
spiked, 16 May 2019
How the mental-health panic is messing up the next generation.

Competitive self-harm
spiked, 6 February 2019
Why teens are trying to outdo each other in the self-cutting stakes.

How ‘gender neutrality’ could screw up the next generation
spiked, 17 September 2018
There’s nothing progressive about asking kids to choose their gender.

La apoteosis de la victimización
Disidentia, 13 April 2018

A culture of bullying? Grow up
spiked, 20 March 2018
Politicians who claim they are being bullied are an embarrassment.

Turning the Army into a Safe Space
spiked, 15 January 2018
The British army’s latest ads spell the end of the warrior ethos.

Turning childhood into a mental illness
spiked, 13 December 2017
The therapy industry is in danger of screwing up our kids.

Exam stress is not a mental illness
spiked, 12 July 2017
There has been a surge in the number of undergraduates demanding special consideration during examinations due to mental-health issues.

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