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Breaking News: The Cause of Schizophrenia Finally Discovered? Noel Hunter

http://psychintegrity.org/breaking-news-the-cause-of-schizophrenia-finally-discovered/ Follow the above link for Noel’s piece. It’s a long, well-written and well researched article, essential reading for anyone in our line of work. The writer too has watched with some dismay, the viral description of the Sekar et al. … Continue reading

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Justina Pelletier is returned home

http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2014/06/30/no-one-should-be-put-through-that-no-one-justina-pelletier-speaks-out-on-her-treatment-while-under-govt-care/ Here is a link to an article about the court ruling returning 16 year old Justina to her family, after a year and a half of forced psychiatric hospitalization and ‘treatment’. In our view, Justina’s experience raises serious issues … Continue reading

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Dan L. Edmunds: Center for Humane Psychiatry Click on the title for an interesting Facebook post about a U.S. service which sounds similar in purpose and ethos to this one. Palace Gate Counselling Service

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Leah Harris: First They Ignore You: Impressions From Today’s Hearing on H.R. 3717 (Murphy’s Bill) Click on the title for the link to beyondmeds.com Thank you, Monica and Beyond Meds for this perceptive, powerful article from Leah Harris, on these … Continue reading

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Forced Treatment with Psychiatric Drugs: Monica Cassani & Beyond Meds Click on the title for this appalling U.S. development. We agree with Monica that this is profoundly dangerous legislation, which raises the most fundamental human rights issues. It serves none … Continue reading

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Mad Rad Crisis Intervention Team Training: psych survivors train sheriff deputies – Faith Rhyne Click on the title to go to the post on Beyond Meds. Thank you, Monica Cassani, for this powerful piece from Faith Rhyne. This is the … Continue reading

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Justina Pelletier: Update Here’s an update on more recent events, and here is our original post from last year:- https://palacegatecounsellingservice.wordpress.com/2013/12/28/justina-pelletier-case-shows-that-psychiatric-power-is-out-of-control-ted-chabasinski/ The new article includes a moving/relevant last line in her father’s words:- “The system has failed,” Lou said. “I am … Continue reading

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