MindFreedom International has hired Ronald Bassman, Psychiatric Survivor and Licensed Psychologist to be its Executive Director

MindFreedom International has hired Ronald Bassman to be its Executive Director. Bassman is a psychiatric survivor and licensed psychologist who lives in Boulder, Colorado. He has been a long-time activist fighting for the rights of persons diagnosed with mental illnesses and for alternatives to the mainstream standard of care in mental health.   FOR IMMEDIATE…

Voices for Choices Webinar: Organizing for Alternatives to Forced Psychiatric Treatment

Since many mental health ‘experts’ are calling for the government to expand forced drugging and shock, our need to organize has never been more important! With generous support from the Foundation for Excellence in Mental Health Care, MindFreedom International is hosting a webinar entitled: “Voices for Choices: Organizing for Alternatives to Forced Psychiatric Treatment”. “Voices…

Canada Fights Back: Spotlight on Institutional Psychiatry

Lawyers acknowledge psychiatry as a torturous means of social control! Survivors and allies relieved someone finally noticed! Our neighbors to the North are fighting back against institutionalized psychiatry! Read this incredible newsletter and forward to a friend! http://mycanadianshield.ca/spotlight/spotlight-on-institutional-psychiatry.pdf “Staff have absolute control over where you go, what you wear, what and when you eat, when…

MindFreedom offers training webinar to win rights!

Info Register Here for an upcoming webinar hosted by MindFreedom calledVoices for Choices: Organizing to End Forced Psychiatric Treatment Sunday, June 2, 20185:00 pm Eastern. To register cut and paste this URL https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_1Sfv2axzQvmQnKf9r5moUQ What When May 09, 2018 from 04:30 PM to 04:30 PM Where Virtual Add event to calendar vCal iCal Free webinar coming…

Virtual Counter-Conference of the American Psychiatric Association Starts NOW

Info Watch the livestream at ProtestAPA.com all week for interviews with psychiatric survivors and alternative health care professionals. Virtual Counter-Conference of the American Psychiatric Association starts NOW   Watch the livesteam at ProtestAPA.com    Interviews with psychiatric survivors and alternatives health care professionals.         Schedule:   Monday, May 7 Robert Whitaker – 10am…