Psychiatry, Children and Young Adults

Info Psychiatry, Children and Young Adults Document Actions Print this The mental health industry has especially targeted young people for unfair marketing campaigns. Youth deserve the best society can offer for mental and emotional well being. Unfortunately, too often, youth are coerced to take multiple powerful psychiatric drugs without adequate information, alternatives and advocacy. News…

List of books critical of psychiatric drugs

Info Long-time activist Don Weitz has composed this list of his favorite books critical of psychiatric drugs. CRITICAL AND RECOMMENDED READINGS ONPSYCHIATRIC DRUGS compiled by Don Weitz Peter Breggin. Talking Back toRitalin: What doctors aren’t telling you about stimulants forchildren. (Monroe, ME: Common Courage Press, 1998) Peter Breggin & David Cohen. YourDrug May Be Your…

How to bring AMPLIFY training to your community!

Info The AMPLIFY training unites mental health consumers and psychiatric survivors, with allies, especially in the cross-disability movement. AMPLIFY has been given successfully throughout Oregon, plus in Ghana (see photo), Africa and Mexico City. Here’s how YOU can bring it to your area.   Here’s your chance to bring an exciting training to your community…