A few published letters to editor about changing the mental health system.
One of the easiest ways you can change the mental health system is to submit a letter to the editor of your local newspaper. It’s one of the most read sections. Here are a few that have been published.
- Letter to editor of Valley Courier by Mary Van Pelt
- MindFreedom member Mary Van Pelt successfully submitted this leter to the editor for publication, about changing the mental health system.
- The ills of pills
- Frank Blankenship is chair of the MindFreedom Affiliate Support Committee, as well as liaison to MindFreedom Virginia. Frank was quoted in the Charlottesville newspaper as critical of government efforts to prevent catastrophes like the Virginia Tech mass murders. Here is Frank’s follow-up letter to the editor that was published on 13 May 2008.