Sunday New York Times on Congressional investigation of Harvard psychiatrist

Info Sunday New York Times on Congressional investigation of Harvard psychiatrist US Senator Charles E. Grassley helped investigate corruption by the psychiatric drug industry. His investigation revealed that Harvard psychiatrist Dr. Joseph Biederman had illegally covered up much of more than a million dollars he had received from the psychiatric drug industry. Dr. Biederman is…

Background documents related to Opal Network, including mission

Info Background documents related to Opal Network, including mission This folder contains basic information about Opal Network such as vision, goals and guidelines. Opal Network’s Mission Statement This document contains Opal Network’s mission statement. Opal Network’s Mission/Vision This document explores Opal Network’s mission and vision. Opal Network’s Meeting Guidelines This document describes the communication skills…

“America’s Medicated Army”

Info Document Actions Print this The stress that military personnel are facing in Iraq and Afghanistan is leading a growing number of soldiers to seek help from mental health care professionals. In this article, Time Magazine’s Mark Thompson reveals that these soldiers in crisis face a serious lack of treatment alternatives. “America’s Medicated Army” Date…

World Mad Pride Day Celebrated By Gallery Cachet In Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Local and international artists, both emerging and professional, are invited to participate in an interdisciplinary call for work addressing human rights and psychiatry, and mental health and arts.    ONE FLEW WEST: OLD LANDMARKS, NEW TOPOGRAPHIES CALL TO ARTISTS – WORLD MADE PRIDE BIENNALE 2008 DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: MAY 23, 2008 Local and international artists,…

Ghana

Info Ghana Mad Pride events that took place in Ghana in 2007. Photos of Ghana Mad Pride 2007 (12) Mad Pride Ghana 2007 For a second year in a row, MindFreedom Ghana holds by far the largest Mad Pride event! Here’s the report directly from Dan at MindFreedom Ghana in Accra. Document Actions Print this

Toronto

Info Toronto Mad Pride events that took place in Toronto in 2007. Mad Pride 2007 Toronto Toronto Mad Pride 2007 Poster You may download an MS Word poster with Toronto’s Mad Pride 2007 events here. Mad Pride Toronto 2007 A young man gives a funny preview for the “Bed Push” for Mad Pride 2007 in…