Oregon Mental Health Consumer/Survivor Statewide Gathering

Info Free state-wide gathering of Oregon mental health consumers and psychiatric survivors will be sponsored by Oregon Consumer/Survivor Coalition (OCSC), preceding the national Alternatives conference. What Gathering When Oct 10, 2012 from 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM Where Portland, Oregon Contact Name David Oaks Contact Phone 541-345-9106 Attendees All are welcome (please pre-register). Add event…

Peaceful Protest of E. Fuller Torrey at Heritage Foundation

Info Occupy Psychiatry – a project of PsychRights and MindFreedom International – are holding a protest of E. Fuller Torrey’s appearance at the Heritage Foundation. Dr. Torrey is widely considered one of the main proponents of increasing the number of Americans on forced psychiatric drugs. What Protest When Jul 18, 2012 from 11:30 AM to…

Info on Lane County Mental Health Consumer/Survivor Advisory Council

Info Info on Lane County Mental Health Consumer/Survivor Advisory Council Here is material, announcements, minutes, etc. related to the monthly meetings that advise Lane County about the views of local mental health consumers and psychiatric survivors, at public meetings in Eugene, Oregon, USA. Proposed bylaws changes for LCMHC/SAC Here are proposed changes to the bylaws…

International Society for Ethical Psychology and Psychiatry 2012 Conference

Info ISEPP is one of the main networks of concerned mental health professionals, who work united with family members, psychiatric survivors, advocates, and the public. The theme this year: Alternatives to Biological Psychiatry II: Treatments That Work What Convention When Nov 01, 2012 05:00 PM to Nov 03, 2012 05:00 PM Where Airport Marriot Hotel…

National Association for Rights Protection & Advocacy (NARPA) Conference 2012

Info National Association for Rights Protection & Advocacy (NARPA) is a founding Sponsor of MindFreedom International. Their 2012 conference will be in Cincinnati. What When Sep 05, 2012 05:00 PM to Sep 08, 2012 12:00 PM Where The Millennium Hotel, Cincinnati, OH Contact Name Ann Attendees All are welcome. Add event to calendar vCal iCal…

Conference: “Innovative Solutions for Building Recovery With Alternatives to Psychotropic Medications”

Info Author and mental health industry critic Robert Whitaker and MFI Director David W. Oaks will be among the keynote speakers at this conference sponsored by Community Health and Counseling Services in Maine. What Conference When Sep 20, 2012 10:00 AM to Sep 21, 2012 05:00 PM Where Hilton Garden Inn, Freeport, Maine Contact Name…

Rethinking Psychiatry’s 2012 Symposium

Info The second annual symposium for Rethinking Psychiatry will be held in Portland, Oregon, USA, with keynote speak psychiatric survivor/attorney Jim Gottstein of PsychRights in Alaska. What Symposium When May 11, 2012 07:00 PM to May 12, 2012 05:00 PM Where Portland, Oregon, USA Contact Name Terry Danielson Attendees All are welcome. Add event to…