Since June 2006, with some interruption for improvement, MindFreedom Radio Show has supported a nonviolent revolution in the mental health system. Leaders, authors, activists, mental health professionals, psychiatric survivors and others who are actively changing and challenging the current mental health system have been featured in live interviews. Listeners have called in from around the world.
The MindFreedom Web Radio Show is hostedbypsychiatric rights activist David Oaks, director of MindFreedom. Davidalso experienced the mental health system as a youth when he wasinstitutionalized five times and diagnosed”schizophrenic.” For a brief bio about David click here.
Today the show is broadcast on BlogTalkRadio:
The first two years, TheProgressive Radio Network produced the show along with several othersfrom its studio in New York City. PRN was founded by radio personalityand health activist leader Gary Null.
You’ll hear an interviewabout changing the system of care for mental and emotional well being.
Shows have explored thehistory of the psychiatric survivor movement, innovative alternativesto the conventional mental health system, how psychiatric survivorsand concerned mental health professionals are working together on humanrights campaigns, and more.
Regular features include updates about breaking stories and networking announcements about successful activism and alternatives.
It’s your mind! It’s your freedom! Free your mind with theMindFreedom News Hour hosted by David Oaks.
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