Creative Psychosis by Karen Taylor, November 23 and 26th

Quick Link to Printable Flyer for this event HERE For many years, Karen Taylor and Ron Coleman, co-founders of Working to Recovery in the United Kingdom, traveled internationally conducting workshops on alternative ways of understanding and working with individuals who hear voices or experience extreme states . Due to health reasons, Ron Coleman is no…

Stop Silencing Challenges to the Authority of Organized Psychiatry: A National Call to Hold the Media and Government Accountable

Stop Silencing Challenges to the Authority of Organized PsychiatryA National Call to Hold the Media and Government Accountable For Immediate Release Contact: Lauren J. Tenney, PhD, MPhil, MPA, Psychiatric Survivor (516) 319-4295 www.LaurenTenney.us WHAT: This is a national call for people with psychiatric histories and their allies to speak out against the media silencing people for challenging…

Getting Through Hard Times Together and Nurturing the Revolution: A Peek at MindFreedom Affiliates Around the World

The Importance of Fighting for Our Rights Last week, we were devastated to learn that the co-founder of MindFreedom, Janet Foner, died unexpectedly. Her unfailing support for our mission right up to last week sustained our organization for thirty years. You are encouraged to share your memories HERE, the site of a tribute by Lauren…

Voices for Choices Webinar: Organizing for Alternatives to Forced Psychiatric Treatment

Since many mental health ‘experts’ are calling for the government to expand forced drugging and shock, our need to organize has never been more important! With generous support from the Foundation for Excellence in Mental Health Care, MindFreedom International is hosting a webinar entitled: “Voices for Choices: Organizing for Alternatives to Forced Psychiatric Treatment”. “Voices…

Canada Fights Back: Spotlight on Institutional Psychiatry

Lawyers acknowledge psychiatry as a torturous means of social control! Survivors and allies relieved someone finally noticed! Our neighbors to the North are fighting back against institutionalized psychiatry! Read this incredible newsletter and forward to a friend! http://mycanadianshield.ca/spotlight/spotlight-on-institutional-psychiatry.pdf “Staff have absolute control over where you go, what you wear, what and when you eat, when…