Illinois Task force to investigate the Criteria for the American Psychiatric Association’s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders

By Maria Mangicaro Chicago, IL:  Allegations of deceptive practices among mental health care professionals is a concern for Illinois House of Representatives by Rep. Mary Flowers (D-Chicago).  Flowers has introduced a resolution calling for the establishment of a “Task Force on Mental Diagnosis and Illinois Law.” HR0898 is co-sponsored by Rep. La Shawn K. Ford (D-Chicago). The task…