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News Item Brian Henley Freed From Northeast Florida State Hospital
Update Jan 2011: Brian Henley is freed. Brian Henley was a 34-year-old man held against his will, and forced to take psychiatric drugs, at Northeast Florida ...
News Item Update: MindFreedom Helps Reach Thousands About FDA & Electroshock
Thousands spoke out to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to oppose their controversial proposal to approve devices used for electroshock -- also known ...
News Item Chris Busche, 29, forcibly drugged, kept isolated from advocate
Essex County Hospital Center in New Jersey is holding Chris Busche against his will, forcing him to take powerful psychiatric drugs, and refusing to allow an ...
News Item Christina Walko Alleges Forced Outpatient Psychiatric Drugging in Pennsylvania
This MindFreedom International member, Christina Walko of Pennsylvania, is being forced to take many psychiatric drugs on an outpatient basis, even though she ...
News Item Where do YOU stand?
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 ...
News Item Landing Zone Committee Launched At MindFreedom Conference
Announcing the Launch of the MindFreedom Landing Zone Committee - a new blog from Frank Blankenship (August 2014)
News Item Take MindFreedom Survey on Hope in Mental Health Care
You are invited to take the new "Survey on Hope in Mental Health." Contribute your experiences to the "I Got Better" campaign to promote knowledge of ...
News Item 2014 Creative Revolution Conference: "Developing and Expanding Alternatives" JULY 24TH - JULY 27TH, 2014
The conference is still open for registration. The Choices in Mental Health Committee of MindFreedom International is proud to sponsor this exciting gathering ...
News Item With kindness and support, we can shine! MindFreedom launches fundraising drive for Comfort Calls/Shield campaign
We are proud and excited to announce a fundraising drive on razoo.com to raise money for MindFreedom's Comfort Calls/Shield campaign! Our goal is to raise ...
News Item Why get labeled? Describe yourself in the People's DSM!
Here's a peaceful revolutionary response to psychiatry's label bible, the "Diagnostic and Statistical Manual" (DSM). MindFreedom Portland has launched a ...
News Item October-November e-newsletter
In this issue: Comfort Calls/Shield campaign fundraising drive, 60 Minutes online petition, register NOW for the 2014 Alternatives conference, MFI-Mad Market ...
News Item Success - Creative Revolution: Mobilizing Our Healing Resources
PHILADELPHIA, Thurs., 1 Nov. 2012: MFI held this successful special event to help participants learn about, discuss and build connections and resources for ...
News Item “Challenging the movement to think outside the box” An MFI internet radio interview with James Jordan, CNC
Celia Brown hosts “Challenging the movement to think outside the box,” a LIVE interview with Oregon nutrition and natural health advocate, James Jordan, CNC, ...
News Item ICSPP conference line-up
Here's the latest schedule for the International Center for the Study of Psychiatry and Psychology conference in October 2007, with information provided by ...
News Item Human Rights Group Files "Torture" Charge with UN Against USA Facility
A Massachusetts facility that uses painful electric jolts on people diagnosed with mental disabilities has been charged with "torture" by Mental Disability ...
News Item Victory Against Painful Shocks: Rotenberg Director Resigns After Indictment
Rotenberg Center in Massachusetts has used thousands upon thousands of electrical jolts to induce pain in young people diagnosed with mental disabilities. ...
News Item End of Rotenberg Painful Shocks Ordered for New Admissions
Judge Rotenberg Center (JRC) in Massachusetts used thousands upon thousands of electrical jolts to induce pain in young people diagnosed with mental ...
News Item News: Oregon Consumer Survivor Coalition Proposal
Oregon groups of mental health consumers and psychiatric survivors have created a steering committee for a state-wide alliance called "Oregon Consumer Suvivor ...
News Item Oregon Consumer Survivor Coalition delegation meets with Oregon's governor
A report on the recent meeting between the OCSC, Mental Health America, and Governor Ted Kulongoski.
News Item Celia Brown & Jacki McKinney Speak at MindFreedom Lane County Event
You can watch video from a speaking engagement at MindFreedom Lane County by two African American psychiatric survivor leaders.
News Item City of Eugene Passes Resolution for Choice in Mental Health
Other cities are encouraged to follow the lead of the City Council of the City of Eugene. On 26 October 2009 they unanimously passed a resolution on affirming ...
News Item New Network for Mental Health Empowerment in Lane County Launched
A new alliance called the "Opal Network" is beginning in Lane County, Oregon to support the voice, empowerment and self-determination of mental health ...
News Item Stop Forced Shock! Speak out at July 2007 public hearings in New York State!
You can speak out at four (4) public hearings in the next two weeks in New York State to oppose their practice of giving forced, involuntary electroshock over ...
News Item Esmin Elizabeth Green
MindFreedom International co-sponsored and supported vigils to remember Esmin Green, who died so publicly in a psychiatric emergency room. Here are updates.
News Item News on Esmin Green Campaign 2009
Lauren Tenney reports about the campaign in New York State to remember the life and death of Esmin Green. Ms. Green died very publicly in 2008 in a psychiatric ...
News Item Fight for Human Rights in Virginian Mental Health System
Alison Hymes describes a battle for human rights in the mental health system in Virginia that she says could impact other states.
News Item WVMHCA challenges bigoted name of psychiatric institution
A private owner of a psychiatric institution wants to re-name the facility its original, offensive name of "Trans Allegheny Lunatic Asylum." The West Virginia ...
News Item M-POWER reports on psychiatric emergency room rights bill
Cathy Levin from M-POWER reports about progress on their fight for a bill in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts legislature for a bill of rights for people who ...
News Item Alert helps free Emily Darguzhyte who was locked inside Western State Hospital
A 28-year-old woman from Lithuania, who has trouble with English, was being heavily forcibly drugged while held in extended ongoing involuntary lock-ups at the ...
News Item Moms Celebrate and Thank MFI Members for Their Support!
The M.O.M.S. Movement - a sponsor group of MindFreedom International - issued an urgent alert: Two mothers need your support now for their adult children in ...

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