Sue Clark-Wittenberg 1955-2015

Info MindFreedom has learned of the recent passing of human rights activist and longtime MindFreedom member Sue Clark-Wittenberg, of Ottawa, Canada. Psychiatrized for nearly two decades, a survivor of both forced electroshock and forced drugging, she went on to fight for the dignity and human rights of all people harmed by psychiatry’s violence. Sue was…

Introducing the 2015 MindFreedom Conference

Info — expired This year we are delighted to be affiliated with the ISEPP annual conference, Understanding Trauma: Responding Beyond the Medical Model. Please join us to continue the creative revolution. Continuing the Creative Revolution in Mental Health An ISEPP Pre-Conference EventOctober 9, 2015Crowne Plaza HotelNewton, MAIn July, 2014, 100 + people gathered at the…

Fight The Murphy Bill Today!

Info You can take action by signing the change.org online petition…   Dear friends and supporters,   MindFreedom is supporting this petition against the Murphy Bill.  Please sign this petition to the US House of Representatives asking them to vote against the Murphy bill. The Campaign for Real Change in Mental Health Policy is a…

Leonard Roy Frank 1932-2015

Info MindFreedom is saddened to learn of the sudden passing of Leonard Roy Frank, accomplished and widely respected psychiatric survivor activist and author. After having his mind brutally assaulted by psychiatry as a young man, Leonard inspired many people around the world by steadily over many decades, acquiring and sharing vast amounts of knowledge and…

Where do YOU stand?

Info The Mental Patients Liberation Alliance (The Alliance) invites you to join with other proponents of human rights in mental health on Friday, November 14, 2014 and STAND UP to NAMI-NYS and oppose its unanimous and unequivocal support for Bill H.R. 3717. With sweeping disregard for the avalanche of concerns detailed by thousands of people…