Irish Minister Launches Book Critical of Mental Health Industry

Info MindFreedom Ireland organized a gathering to launch a new book by dissident mental health professional, Dr. Terry Lunch, about ‘Selfhood.’ Irish Minister of State Kathleen Lynch TD performed the launch, praising Dr. Lynch’s work for psychiatric survivors.   Left to right: Kathleen Lynch, Irish Minister for Mental Health; Colette Ni Dhuinneacha (MFIrl); Dr. Terry…

Irish Minister Launches Book Critical of Mental Health Industry

Info MindFreedom Ireland organized a gathering to launch a new book by dissident mental health professional, Dr. Terry Lunch, about ‘Selfhood.’ Irish Minister of State Kathleen Lynch TD performed the launch, praising Dr. Lynch’s work for psychiatric survivors.   Left to right: Kathleen Lynch, Irish Minister for Mental Health; Colette Ni Dhuinneacha (MFIrl); Dr. Terry…

Three Ways to Help Wellness Wordworks, an MFI Sponsor Group

Info Document Actions Print this A sponsor group of MindFreedom International based in Kansas, is Wellness Wordworks, a psychiatric survivor business by Corinna West, who is an electroshock survivor. Here are three ways you can help this new sponsor. Three Ways to Help Wellness Wordworks, an MFI Sponsor Group Date Published: Nov 08, 2011 12:00…

Proposal: Mental Health Freedom and Recovery Act

Info Document Actions Print this Here’s an article by MindFreedom member Duane Sherry who has a proposed “Mental Health Freedom and Recovery Act” that has been endorsed by MindFreedom Texas. Proposal: Mental Health Freedom and Recovery Act Date Published: Sep 24, 2011 12:00 AM Author: Duane Sherry, M.S. Source: MindFreedom Texas Click here to read…

Forum Held About Proposed Junction City State Psychiatric Institution

Info Document Actions Print this Lynne Salvi, a psychiatric survivor activist, analyzes a recent 30 August 2011 public forum about the proposed large state psychiatric institution in Junction City, Oregon. The forum was sponsored by NAMI, and their representatives passionately opposed building the new institution. Forum Held About Proposed Junction City State Psychiatric Institution Date…

Forum Held About Proposed Junction City State Psychiatric Institution

Info Document Actions Print this Lynne Salvi, a psychiatric survivor activist, analyzes a recent 30 August 2011 public forum about the proposed large state psychiatric institution in Junction City, Oregon. The forum was sponsored by NAMI, and their representatives passionately opposed building the new institution. Forum Held About Proposed Junction City State Psychiatric Institution Date…

Intro to a Key Group of Allies: Dissident Mental Health Professionals

Info The organization International Society for Ethical Psychology and Psychiatry (ISEPP) is one of the main groups of concerned psychologists, psychiatrists and other mental health professionals who are speaking out to change the mental health system. Formerly known as ICSPP, ISEPP has courageously been an ally to survivors of psychiatric abuse for decades. Thank you!…

Dr Terry Lynch speaks at Whitaker conference in Cork

Info Dr Terry Lynch speaks at Whitaker conference in Cork Over 200 people attended this conference in Cork, Ireland. To view this content the following requirements must be fulfilled: Adobe Flash Player version 9,0,28,0 or later must be installed; download it now free Javascript 1.2 or later must be enabled Video transcription Over 200 people…