Mental Health Consumer/Survivor Network of Minnesota

The Mental Health Consumer/Survivor Network of Minnesota (MHCSNM or CSN) is a government-funded nonprofit organization uniting mental health consumers and psychiatric survivors in Minnesota. Name: Mental Health Consumer/Survivor Network of Minnesota City, State: St. Paul, Minnesota MHCSNM or CSN for short is the government-funded state-wide organization representing the voice of mental health clients in Minnesota. MHCSNM’s director…

Protest to Be Held in Minnesota State Capitol Rotunda to Stop Ray’s Shock

Info May Day for Ray. On Friday, 1 May 2009, in St. Paul, Minnesota, MindFreedom will hold a peaceful protest of Ray Sandford’s ongoing court-ordered involuntary outpatient electroshock, also known as electroconvulsive therapy or ECT. (Updated with new speakers list!) Ray Sandford has had more than 40 involuntary, outpatient electroshocks. Update: Below release is new…

Protest Held Inside Minnesota State Capitol Rotunda to Stop Ray’s Shock

Info Associated Press gave national coverage to a MindFreedom protest to support in Minnesota for the human rights of Ray Sandford: may Day for Ray. Activists from four states protested Ray Sandford’s ongoing court-ordered involuntary outpatient electroshock, also known as electroconvulsive therapy or ECT. [Update: 10 May 2009.] Al Galves, PhD, of New Mexico spoke…

Psychiatrist Dean K. Knudson, who has ordered Ray Sandford’s forced electroshocks, may quit

Info Because of public pressure, Ray Sandford’s main psychiatrist Dean K. Knudson (shown here) may quit the case. Dr. Knudson has been ordering Ray’s ongoing involuntary outpatient electroshock. Dean K. Knudson, above, is reportedly quitting as Ray Sandford’s psychiatrist because of public pressure about Ray’s forced electroshock. For updates and more info on Ray Campaign…

Your Tax Dollars at Work: MindFreedom Launches “Web of Link$” Around Ray Sandford

Info What a terrible coincidence. It’s confirmed: Ray received one of his forced outpatient electroshocks on USA Tax Day, 15 April 2009. MindFreedom issued a list of organizations and individuals who get public funding, directly or indirectly, and who are somehow involved with Ray Sandford’s life. A few are helping Ray, but many are not.…