Lawrence (Mass.) - A newsletter for the National Empowerment Center which features information related to the psychiatric survivors movement with a special focus on a recovery model of mental illnesses. Articles include putting the supposed violence of people diagnosed with mental illness into context, homeless veterans as mental health consumers, a review of a book by Peter Breggin on the debate on Prozac, and an artic... more
Lawrence (Mass.) - A newsletter for the National Empowerment Center which features information related to the psychiatric survivors movement with a special focus on a recovery model of mental illnesses. Articles include one on the 'Learning from Us' conference held by the NEC to teach ideas of recovery and empowerment to mental health providers and administrators. There is an article on the empowerment model of recovery... more
Alliance for the Liberation of Mental Patients
Philadelphia (Pa.) - Bulletin from the 1978 Conference Planning Committee on the upcoming 6th North American Conference on Human Rights and Psychiatric Oppression held on the Bryn Mawr campus in May of the same year. Including information about living and meeting quarters, pricing and scholarship, as well as limitations on attendance (limited to former and current 'mental patients' and endorsed non-'patient' anti-psychiat... more
American Friends Service Committee . Inter-racial Section
Philadelphia (Pa.) - Providing monthly update on the Committee's doing and findings, reporting on such topics as politics, unemployment, agriculture, "Negro business," "colored people abroad," Abyssinia, race relations, Indian education, and lynching, and compiling synopses related news stories extracted from different media sources.