Each year the US government funds a conference for about one thousand Americans who are mental health consumers and psychiatric survivors, many of whom are working with peer-run services. [Updated 6 September with website and Facebook links.]

  • Conference
When Oct 10, 2012 06:00 PM to
Oct 14, 2012 12:00 PM
Where Portland, Oregon, USA
Contact Phone 503-922-2377
Attendees All are invited, especially mental health consumers and psychiatric survivors.
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Update: MindFreedom International community will have a bunch of activities before, during and after Alternatives Conference in Oregon, which is our home state. For more info click here. 

Update: There is now a conference website – http://www.alternatives2012.info/ – and a Facebook page.


Below is forwarded announcement from Peerlink National Technical Assistance Center of Portland, Oregon, USA:


Alternatives 2012 to Be Held in Portland, Oregon, USA

October 12 to 14, 2012


Location will be:


Information on this event was forwarded by:

Beckie Child, MSW

Executive Director

Mental Health America of Oregon


Peerlink National Technical Assistance Center

3534 SE Main St.

Portland OR 97214

503-922-2377 (voice)

503-922-2360 (fax)

888-820-0138 (toll-free)

TTY: Use 711 relay



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