“It’s All In Your Head” One Of Four Red Flags Of Medical Gaslighting

And four ways to avoid becoming a victim

Photo by Claudia Wolff on Unsplash

Medical gaslighting occurs when a medical practitioner dismisses a patient’s complaints. This can lead to a mistaken diagnosis, no diagnosis, or a delayed diagnosis — any of which may be devastating.

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Ilana Rabinowitz

Ilana Rabinowitz

Writing on health, and the mind-body connection. Author of Inside Therapy, an anthology about psychotherapy, and Mountains Are Mountains, about mindfulness.