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Podcast 3: Emily Sheerer Cutler

Podcast 3 is up at this link in Simplecast

Interview with Emily Sheerer Cutler of MadinAmerica.com including two personal segments. Emily is concerned with the civil rights of people who are regarded as having mental illness. 65 more words

Borderline Personality Disorder

My schizophrenic psych ward guardian angel

On Wednesday, September 5, 1990, I was forced into the locked unit of a psychiatric hospital in Miami even though I was not, and had never been, a danger to myself or others. 1,277 more words

Mental Illness

Mad in America: Do Psychiatrists Harm their Patients out of Stupidity?

Hi All,

Here’s my new provocative article about why I think some psychiatrists unwittingly harm their patients, based on working alongside psychiatrists every day for 28 years!

Best wishes,


Anti-psychotics, damn lies and statistics

Today, I was asked to clarify some information surrounding an earlier post about Carrie Fisher and the role that anti-psychotic medications may or may not have played in her death from a heart attack.  1,010 more words