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1983 Jan. 12

Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010

Letter from Judi Chamberlin to Tonnie van Menk

Somerville (Mass.) - Discussing mutual friends and personal mental health struggles. Following up after having sent a copy of Marge Piercy's Woman on the Edge of Time. Inquiring about the Psychopol meeting in Amsterdam.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1988 July 9

Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010

Letter from Judi Chamberlin to Hope Knútsson

Somerville (Mass.) - Updates on upcoming speaking engagements and conferences as well as plans for the wedding to Howi (Howard Cahn).

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1988 Nov. 12

Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010

Letter from Judi Chamberlin to Hope Knútsson

Somerville (Mass.) - On Chamberlin's wedding to Howi (Howard Cahn), a trip to England for a conference with MIND and East Sussex Health Authority, and a possible trip to Portugal.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1980 Oct. 22

Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010

Letter from Judi Chamberlin to Hope Knútsson

Somerville (Mass.) - Discussing plans to speak on the telephone while Knútsson is in New York. Explaining the way in which Chamberlin manages to travel and attend conferences. Updates on pariticpation in various panels, meetings, colloquiums, radio and television appearances, etc.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1989 Oct. 23

Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010

Letter from Judi Chamberlin to friends

Somerville (Mass.) - Chamberlin writes about the psychiatric survivors movement and some of the groups involved in the movement in the United States, and asks for more information about the Centro Sociale Commitato D'iniziativa Psichiatrica (CIP). She mentions that "On Our Own" is in the process of being published in Italy.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1982 Sept. 11

Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010

Letter from Judi Chamberlin to Raili Rinne

Somerville (Mass.) - Thanking Rinne for her letter about the upcoming Helsinki conference and explaining that Chamberlin's attendence won't be feasible. Requesting an introduction to Finnish ex-patients.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1991 Nov. 10

Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010

Letter from Judi Chamberlin to Ken Keddie

Somerville (Mass.) - Expressing intrest in Keddie's combination of traditional psychiatry and his interest in changing and expanding practices and theories. Warning Keddie that he may experience pushback from both psychiatrists and survivors. Offering to put Keddie in touch with activists in New York City and inviting him to attend the international conference on consumer participation in mental health service provision i... more

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1980 Aug. 4

Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010

Letter from Judi Chamberlin to Hope Knútsson

Somerville (Mass.) - Discussing Chamberlin's friends, family, and relationship history. Anticipating a "Madness Festival" in Denmark and a connection with John Holt.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1989 Dec. 26

Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010

Letter from Judi Chamberlin to Nancy Foley

Somerville (Mass.) - Chamberlin agrees with Foley's article on the ethics of feminist therapy and the idea of turning the normal grieving process into an illness that requires treatment. She apologizes for taking so long to respond to Foley's letter and says back surgery prevented her from being able to reply promptly.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1983 May 12

Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010

Letter from Judi Chamberlin to Jet Isarin

Somerville (Mass.) - Following up after having sent a copy of Marge Piercy's Woman on the Edge of Time. Updates on the movement, specifically the fight against the use of electroshock treatment. Including mention of direct action in Berkeley and civil disobedience against the American Psychiatric Association in New York.

Judi Chamberlin Papers