Memoriam for Helena King of Cork Ireland

A memoriam from Mary Maddock of MindFreedom Ireland about Helena King: A spirited woman has finally found freedom. For the past six years of her life, Helena King spent most of her time locked away in Carrig Mor secure psychiatric hospital in Cork. She was a spirited, intelligent and loving woman — above all full…

NARPA 2007 Annual Conference

National Association for Rights Protection and Advocacy “save the date” announcement for their annual conference, to be held in LA. what Convention when Nov 14, 2007 03:00 AM to Nov 17, 2007 03:00 AM where Los Angeles, California, USA add event to calendar  vCal  iCal SAVE THE DATE! 2007 ANNUAL RIGHTS CONFERENCE November 14-17, 2007 Radisson…

What is MindFreedom Oregon?

A brief description of MindFreedom Oregon MindFreedom Oregon MindFreedom Oregon wins campaigns for human rights, empowerment, alternatives and self-determination in Oregon’s mental health system “in a spirit of mutual cooperation.” Founded in 1986, the majority of MF Oregon members identify themselves as mental health consumers and psychiatric survivors — that is, people who have experienced…

Overcoming child trauma

Date Published: Feb 13, 2007 03:00 AM Author: Bill Bishop Source: The Register-Guard; Eugene, Oregon, USA Even though Hannah Caron needed no proof that a traumatic childhood leads to serious health problems later in life, she got it anyway while studying psychology a few years ago at the University of Oregon. That’s when the Adverse Childhood Experiences…

Jan. ’07 MF Lane County 1st Wed. Roundtable

Theme of the January 2007 meeting: “The Shooting of Ryan Salisbury: A Time to Speak and Listen.” Nearly ever first Wednesday, MindFreedom Lane County in Eugene, Oregon, USA holds a free open meeting and public forum at the large roundtable outside the MindFreedom main office. what Meeting when Jan 03, 2007 from 08:30 PM to 10:00 PM where…