CAPA holds Psychiatric Survivor Pride Weekend

Sponsor group Coalition Against Psychiatric Assault (CAPA) sponsors a weekend of events to celebrate survivors of psychiatric human rights violations. what Meeting when Sep 27, 2008 02:00 PM to Sep 28, 2008 04:00 PM where Toronto, Canada contact name capa@oise.utoronto.ca contact phone 647-345-4810 add event to calendar  vCal  iCal Psychiatric Survivor Pride Weekend Sept. 27 to…

More Information on the mental health crisis in the US military

A collection of links to articles and essays on this topic. America’s Medicated Army Mark Thompson, Thursday June 5, 2008 http://www.time.com/time/nation/article/0,8599,1811858,00.html Suicide Epidemic Among Veterans CBS News, November 13, 2007 http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2007/11/13/cbsnews_investigates/main3496471.shtml Suicides in Army increase by 13% David Wood, June 27, 2008 http://www.globalresearch.ca/index.php?context=va&aid=9466 Obama Calls on Gates to Immediately Address High Army Suicide Rate Friday,…

PsychRights Launches Pro Bono Recruitment Effort with MindFreedom’s Ann L. Human Rights Alert

The Law Project for Psychiatric Rights (PsychRights) announces the launch of its effort to recruit pro bono attorneys to help defend New York citizens facing the horror of forced psychiatric drugging. http://psychrights.org/states/NewYork/080818AnnLNR.pdf NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 18, 2008 CONTACTS: Dan Hazen (315) 528-3385 dan@psychrights.org Jim Gottstein (907) 274-7686 jim.gottstein@psychrights.org As part of their…

Did Psychiatric Drugs Cause Esmin Green’s Fatal Blood Clot?

A news release from PyschRights concerning the possible connection between the psychiatric medications Esmin Green was taking and her tragic death. http://psychrights.org/pr/080814EGreenNR.pdf NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 14, 2008 CONTACT: Jim Gottstein 907-274-7686 jim.gottstein@psychrights.org         PsychRights To New York Medical Examiner: Did Psychiatric Drugs Cause Esmin Green’s Fatal Blood Clot? Because neuroleptics typically prescribed to…