Dr. Barrett's theory is postmodernist pseudoscience. It contradicts current finding in neuroscience that have mapped out the neuronal pathways involved in emotions. For example, the amygdala is involved in fear and anxiety and the insula is a hub for many different emotions.

This is part of a dangerous trend that seek to convince people with mental problems not to take medication.

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