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Has Mad in America Changed its View of Medication for Schizophrenia?

By Marvin Ross

For those of you not familiar with Mad in America (MIA), it is a US organization begun by journalist Robert Whitaker. He is the author of books that are highly critical of modern psychiatry and its reliance on medication particularly for schizophrenia. 533 more words

McMaster University

"Who is Delusional? The Answer Is: We All Are" -- Mad in America, by Noel Hunter.

“Show me a sane man and I will cure him for you” - Carl Jung

“We all must strive to foster compassion on all levels. Building compassion comes from moving beyond our ego-centric viewpoints and understanding those with whom we disagree or do not understand the most.

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Delusions

Mitzi: January 8, 2015

“Three” seems to be a significant number when it comes to psychiatric hospitalizations. One hospitalization could be a fluke; twice….well there is still some leniency. Three times and suddenly it’s understood that a person is seriously ill and not going to get better. 737 more words

Always nice to hear from a psychiatrist who gets it

Good article by Kelly Brogan MD at Mad in America — always nice to hear from a psychiatrist who gets it…she says:

All you have to do is spend a few minutes on 

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Mental Health

Mad in America Service Directory

Mad In America Service Directory

http://www.madinamerica.com/service-directory/

What is it?

This service directory contains listings, submitted by the service providers, of therapists and other mental health-related people/services who are mad-friendly or supportive of people who wish to withdraw from medication. 60 more words

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