Sue Clark-Wittenberg 1955-2015

Info MindFreedom has learned of the recent passing of human rights activist and longtime MindFreedom member Sue Clark-Wittenberg, of Ottawa, Canada. Psychiatrized for nearly two decades, a survivor of both forced electroshock and forced drugging, she went on to fight for the dignity and human rights of all people harmed by psychiatry’s violence. Sue was…

Introducing the 2015 MindFreedom Conference

Info — expired This year we are delighted to be affiliated with the ISEPP annual conference, Understanding Trauma: Responding Beyond the Medical Model. Please join us to continue the creative revolution. Continuing the Creative Revolution in Mental Health An ISEPP Pre-Conference EventOctober 9, 2015Crowne Plaza HotelNewton, MAIn July, 2014, 100 + people gathered at the…

Fight The Murphy Bill Today!

Info You can take action by signing the change.org online petition…   Dear friends and supporters,   MindFreedom is supporting this petition against the Murphy Bill.  Please sign this petition to the US House of Representatives asking them to vote against the Murphy bill. The Campaign for Real Change in Mental Health Policy is a…

Dean K. Knudson, MD, psychiatrist

Ray Sandford has won his campaign. During the campaign Ray identified his main psychiatrist while he received forced electroshock as Dr. Dean K. Knudson of Minnesota. Ray says Dr. Knudson is the psychiatrist who approved him to receive involuntary outpatient electroshock, also known as electroconvulsive therapy or ECT. 31 October 2009 Update The Ray Sandford campaign is over,…

Leonard Roy Frank 1932-2015

Info MindFreedom is saddened to learn of the sudden passing of Leonard Roy Frank, accomplished and widely respected psychiatric survivor activist and author. After having his mind brutally assaulted by psychiatry as a young man, Leonard inspired many people around the world by steadily over many decades, acquiring and sharing vast amounts of knowledge and…

“Challenging the movement to think outside the box” An MFI internet radio interview with James Jordan, CNC

Info Celia Brown hosts “Challenging the movement to think outside the box,” a LIVE interview with Oregon nutrition and natural health advocate, James Jordan, CNC, JD. Saturday, Jan. 24th 11:30 am PST/2:30 pm EST James Jordan, CNC, JD “Challenging the movement to think outside the box,” a LIVE interview with nutrition and natural health advocate,…

Notes from the 2014 Creative Revolution Conference

Info Special thanks to Celia Brown for collecting these notes from last summer’s successful Creative Revolution conference at the Wisdom House in Connecticut. This past summer July 24-27. 2014. The Choices Committee of MindFreedom International had a successful conference that was attended by over 100 people.  The conference was held at Wisdom House in Litchfield, Connecticut.…