Oregonian newspaper exposes massive psychiatric drugging of foster care kids.

Info Document Actions Print this The largest daily newspaper in Oregon published a three-part investigation of the the massive psychiatric drugging of youth in foster care in Oregon. Below is the text from the series, at bottom are links to the original articles. Oregonian newspaper exposes massive psychiatric drugging of foster care kids. Date Published:…

Young Canadian children are being prescribed anti-psychotic drugs

Info Document Actions Print this Neuroleptic psychiatric drugs (sometimes called “antipsychotics”) are increasingly being given to Canadian youth. Young Canadian children are being prescribed anti-psychotic drugs Date Published: Jun 18, 2007 01:00 AM Author: Sharon Kirkey Source: CanWest News Service Source to original article. Antipsychotics are being widely prescribed to children with behaviour and mood…

Psychiatrists, Children and Drug Industry’s Role

Info Document Actions Print this NY Times examines relationship between increased prescriptions to USA children for powerful psychiatric drugs, such as neuroleptics, and the industry practice of paying prescribers for consulting, speaking engagements, etc. Psychiatrists, Children and Drug Industry’s Role Date Published: May 10, 2007 03:00 AM Author: GARDINER HARRIS, BENEDICT CAREY and JANET ROBERTS…