MDRI Wins International Human Rights Award

Info The 2007 Thomas J. Dodd Prize hfor International Justice and Human Rights has been given to Mental Disability Rights International, a sponsor group of MindFreedom International. Here is MDRI’s news release.   Eric Rosenthal is an attorney who directs MDRI.   Mental Disability Rights International (MDRI) Named Winner of the Thomas J. Dodd Prize…

Mental Disability Rights International

Info Mental Disability Rights International MDRI, a sponsor group of MFI, works for human rights of people all over the world who are have a “mental disability” diagnosis.   MDRI Wins International Human Rights Award The 2007 Thomas J. Dodd Prize hfor International Justice and Human Rights has been given to Mental Disability Rights International,…

ICSPP conference line-up

Info Here’s the latest schedule for the International Center for the Study of Psychiatry and Psychology conference in October 2007, with information provided by ICSPP as of 25 July 2007. ICSPP is a sponsor group of MindFreedom. Please note this conference is organized by ICSPP and not MFI. Any changes or feedback, please directly contact…

The “Swiftboating” of a Mental Health Advocate

Info This is a news release issued by MindFreedom Lane County of Oregon, USA.   Tracey Dumas, PhD MindFreedom Lane County News – 24 July 2007 Tracey Dumas, PhD withdraws her application to Lane County Mental Health Advisory Committee (MHAC)   Says false rumor is “last straw.” A prominent leader in the mental health consumer/psychiatric…

Stop Forced Shock! Speak out at July 2007 public hearings in New York State!

Info You can speak out at four (4) public hearings in the next two weeks in New York State to oppose their practice of giving forced, involuntary electroshock over the expressed wishes of the subject!   Say No! New York State government is aggressively pursuing forced electroshock of its citizens.   MindFreedom New York Alert…