MindFreedom Ireland founder Mary Maddock was featured in a major newspaper story in Ireland.

Info Mary Maddock is a former nun, an electroshock survivor, founder of MindFreedom Ireland based in Cork, Ireland, and author of the book Soul Survivor. One of the main newspapers in Ireland ran a major feature about Mary. Mary is on the board of directors of MindFreedom International.   Mary Maddock: Shock survivor, author, founder…

MindFreedom Ireland founder Mary Maddock was featured in a major newspaper story in Ireland.

Info Mary Maddock is a former nun, an electroshock survivor, founder of MindFreedom Ireland based in Cork, Ireland, and author of the book Soul Survivor. One of the main newspapers in Ireland ran a major feature about Mary. Mary is on the board of directors of MindFreedom International.   Mary Maddock: Shock survivor, author, founder…

WVMHCA challenges bigoted name of psychiatric institution

Info A private owner of a psychiatric institution wants to re-name the facility its original, offensive name of “Trans Allegheny Lunatic Asylum.” The West Virginia Mental Health Consumers Association (WVMHCA), a sponsor group in MindFreedom International, spoke in the press against this bigoted name.   The owner of Weston wants to rename it “Trans Allegheny…

WVMHCA challenges bigoted name of psychiatric institution

Info A private owner of a psychiatric institution wants to re-name the facility its original, offensive name of “Trans Allegheny Lunatic Asylum.” The West Virginia Mental Health Consumers Association (WVMHCA), a sponsor group in MindFreedom International, spoke in the press against this bigoted name.   The owner of Weston wants to rename it “Trans Allegheny…

NEWS: MindFreedom Launches All-New MadMarket

Info 1 May 2008: An all-new MadMarket is launched! The MadMarket has hard-to-get books, DVD’s and gear about changing the mental health system. Proceeds support the human rights campaigns of MindFreedom International. New DVD in all-new MadMarket: Little Brother, BIG PHARMA Announcing The Launch Of The ALL-NEW MadMarket!!!! by Martin Rafferty, Director, MadMarket Have you…

News release: Launch of the Oregon Consumer/Survivor Coalition Board

On 22 April 2008, a state-wide teleconference launched the board of directors of the new OCSC, or Oregon Consumer/Survivor Coalition. Here’s the news release, and how you can become active. Tracey Dumas is president of OCSC. NEWS RELEASE – 23 April 2008 – PLEASE FORWARD! http://www.mindfreedom.org/as/act/us/or/ocsc  New Oregon state-wide coalition of groups representing  mental health…