Gallery view

1982 May 20

Frank, Leonard Roy

Letter from Leonard Roy Frank to Judi Chamberlin

San Francisco (Calif.) - Accompanying an unspecified enclosure gifted to Chamberlin. Positive feelings about a sit-in, conference and people in the movement.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1982 Sept. 8

Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010

Letter from Judi Chamberlin to Leonard Roy Frank

Somerville (Mass.) - Celebrating the Berkeley ECT referendum success. Discussing the issue of leadership and representation in the movement, particularly as it applies to who is invited to or attends conferences.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1983 Mar. 29

Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010

Letter from Judi Chamberlin to Leonard Roy Frank

Somerville (Mass.) - Discussing a new member in MPLF who is defensive of ECT while also searching for a way in which to reframe his experience. Questioning the medical model of psychiatry. Discussing past and upcoming demonstrations in the Bay area and around the APA convention in New York as well as updates from the movement in Boston including the request for a Haymarket grant.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1975 July 25

Frank, Leonard Roy

Letter from Leonard Roy Frank to Judi Chamberlin

San Francisco (Calif.) - Reporting on the National Conference and a vacation in Santa Cruz. Requesting that Chamberlin write an article on her experience at the Conference for the upcoming issue of Madness Network News. Also requesting a recommended reading list for publication in the newspaper.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1979 May 5

Frank, Leonard Roy

Letter from Leonard Roy Frank to Judi Chamberlin

San Francisco (Calif.) - Discussing various groups, conferences and division within the movement. Taking issue with the word "advocacy" as a term through which liberal reformers and even psychiatrists and oppressors can coopt the movement. Updates on activities of the Bay Area Committee for Alternatives to Psychiatry (BACAP).

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1981 Mar. 12

Frank, Leonard Roy

Letter from Leonard Roy Frank to Judi Chamberlin

Thanking Chamberlin for sending a Mental Patients' Rights Association (M.P.R.A.) newsletter and the record of a conference from the preceding year. Including an enclosed exchange between Frank and Judith P. Swazey of Medicine in the Public Interest.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1979 Feb. 4

Frank, Leonard Roy

Letter from Leonard Roy Frank to Judi Chamberlin

San Francisco (Calif.) - Describing enclosed materials and inquiring into the status of Chamberlin's book and the Boston 7 case.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1981 Dec. 3

Frank, Leonard Roy

Letter from Leonard Roy Frank to Judi Chamberlin

San Francisco (Calif.) - Criticism of a Cosmopolitan magazine article on electroshock therapy and other updates from the ex-patient movement on the west coast. Information on the successes and failures of various conferences. Requesting updates from Chamberlin on Tom Szasz' appearance at an ACLU conference and other topics. Including a handwritten note of hello from fellow activist David Oaks.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1982 Mar. 10

Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010

Letter from Judi Chamberlin to Leonard Roy Frank

Somerville (Mass.) - Discussing the New York Civil Liberties conference at which Chamberlin and Thomas Szasz were both speakers as well as plans for the upcoming Toronto conference. Updates on Chamberlin's plans for travel and speaking events as well as an article written for the Boston Globe describing a member of MPLF and a lawsuit. Also including an update on budget cuts for public health resources in Massachusetts and... more

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1981 Mar. 16

Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010

Letter from Judi Chamberlin to Leonard Roy Frank

Somerville (Mass.) - Response to Frank's letter concerning the right to refuse treatment conference and ex-inmate participation therein. Including references to a Medicine in the Public Interest conference and NAPA member Larry Fishman's murder of his father. Updates on the increased membership and enthusiasm of MPLF including their intention to testify at an upcoming public hearing on seclusion and restraint regulations.

Judi Chamberlin Papers