MF Ghana 2005 Report

A report from MindFreedom Ghana in 2005 about conditions of mental health systems there, and building their organization. Thanks to Linda Morrison and Krista Erickson for digitizing this report. MIND FREEDOM GHANA “Free Minds At Ease” REPORT OF PSYCHIATRIC SERVICES IN GHANA ACTIVITIES OF MIND FREEDOM GHANA December 2005 MIND FREEDOM GHANA (MF-Gh) “Free Minds…

Global Campaign Committee

Up one level Unite so that the voice of psychiatric survivors, including from developing nations, may be heard globally! all 17 items in this folder are selected. clear selection  title  size  modified  state Global Campaign News  Global Campaign News 8.3 kB Dec 09, 2013 08:33 PM Published News about the MFI Global Campaign Committee  News about…

Pattan State Hospital Death

Felicia’s son was murdered at this facility and she wants everyone to know and gave us permission to post it on the website “MindFreedom” Pattan State Hospital Death Local News Posted: Friday, 03 November 2006 3:06PMPatient Arrested in Beating Death at Pattan State Hospital  San Bernardino (AP)  — A mental patient at a troubled state hospital has…

Public Memorial For “Naked Guy”

Another young man who tested the system and became a victim of “schizophrenia” label. Public Memorial For “Naked Guy” Date Published: Nov 10, 2006 11:00 PM Author: Linda Goldston Source: Mercury News Posted on Fri, Nov. 10, 2006 Public memorial services set for ‘The Naked Guy’ By Linda Goldston Mercury News A public memorial service for Andrew…

USA News

MFI Conference/Retreat The 2007 conference/retreat is over. But you can read about it here. This is information for pre-registered participants in the Creative Revolution in Healing conference/retreat 12 to 15 July 2007. Pre-registration was required and capacity for the conference was reached more than two months before the event. Read More… New Network for Mental…

Linda Valentine & RAPS story

The founder of RAPS talks about her background and story, and how she became active and founded RAPS. Here’s how we got started at RAPS by Linda Valentine In 1997 with the encouragement of David Oaks due to the fact that parents, guardians, allies and friends of people trapped in the system had questions!  Questions…

Controversial Implant Sparks ‘Town Hall’

This brief Newsday article sums up a few of the ethical issues emerging from the experimental new technology of psychiatric drug time-released implants. Controversial Implant Sparks ‘Town Hall’ Date Published: Oct 14, 2003 03:00 AM Author: Jamie Talan, Staff Writer Source: Newsday Scientists at the University of Pennsylvania are developing a controversial implant designed to deliver small…

MFI Campaigns

Info MFI Campaigns How you can participate in some of MFI’s Campaigns to win human rights and alternatives in the mental health system. I Got Better Every day people like you are defying the all-too-common message that recovery from mental and emotional distress is impossible. The I Got Better campaign will make research and stories…

We are MFI photos

Info We are MFI photos Rae Unzicker & Justin Dart Loren R. Mosher, MD Cookie Gant Judi Chamberlin Celia Brown Ted Chabasinski Matt Morrissey Jay Mahler Kris Yates Mary Ann Ebert – New York State Activist MindFreedom Ireland gathers signatures Gabriel Hadd Next 12 items » 1 2 3 4 Document Actions Print this