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1985 Apr. 11

Letter from unidentified correspondent to teleconference participants

Berkeley (Calif.) - In this letter, an unidentified writer thanks participants for electing her to the MHLP board. She discusses the implications of the word "anti-psychiatry" and hopes that the movement will not be known as simply that. She points out that psychiatric oppression is "a part of social, economics, class, racial and sexual and other oppressions that most past and present inmates experience." The writer says... more

Cynthia Miller Papers

1981 Nov. 30

Network Against Psychiatric Assault

Letter from the Network Against Psychiatric Assault to the editor of Cosmopolitan

Berkeley (Calif.) - Taking issue with the irresponsible reporting of an article on electroconvulsive treatment. Including the fact that more than 70% of the estimated population of those receiving ECT are women, implying that the treatment is used as a form of social oppression. Identifying the real benefactors of ECT as those who administer the treatment.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1981 May – 1981 June

Network Against Psychiatric Assault

NAPA May-June 1981 newsletter

Berkeley (Calif.) - Concerning a demonstration against Social Security Income cuts (including a poster for the rally), the planning of the ninth annual Conference on Human Rights and Psychiatric Oppression, a conference of the International Network for Alternatives to Psychiatry, and other information related to the work of the Network Against Psychiatric Assault.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1980 May – 1980 June

Network Against Psychiatric Assault

NAPA May-June 1980 newsletter

Berkeley (Calif.) - Concerning the eighth annual Conference on Human Rights and Psychiatric Oppression, a demonstration at the American Psychiatric Association, endorsement of the anti-Nazi demonstration, a list of public defenders and patients' rights advocates to contact in light of Patient Advocacy services, and other information related to the work of the Network Against Psychiatric Assault.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1980 Mar. – 1980 Apr.

Network Against Psychiatric Assault

NAPA March-April 1980 newsletter

Berkeley (Calif.) - Concerning the eighth annual Conference on Human Rights and Psychiatric Oppression, a flier for a demonstration against the American Psychiatric Association Convention, support groups, legal referrals, and other information related to the work of the Network Against Psychiatric Assault.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1985

Network Against Psychiatric Assault

NAPA Summer 1985 newsletter

Berkeley (Calif.) - Concerning the 13th annual Conference on Human Rights and Psychiatric Oppression, NAPA meetings and drop-in clinic schedule, a book that parallels the genocide in Nazi Germany with American psychiatry, a group of self-identifying "mad" women, approval of a Bill to curtail rent control, the 1985 National Association for Rights Protection and Advocacy (NARPA), and other information related to the work o... more

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1984

Network Against Psychiatric Assault

Dr. Caligari's psychiatric drugs

Berkeley (Calif.) - Containing information about psychiatric drug effects, toxic effects and medical complications collected from recurring columns which began appearing in Madness Network News in 1972. Accessible and educational information for people getting or thinking of taking psychiatric drugs as well as concerned family members, friends and health-care workers. Containing information on the drugging of adults, chi... more

Cynthia Miller Papers

1982 Mar. 25

Coalition to stop electroshock

Coalition to stop electroshock

Berkeley (Calif.) - Informational announcement and flier advertising protests, demonstrations and a rally against ECT at Herrick Hospital.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1982

Coalition to stop electroshock

Electroshock information sheet

Berkeley (Calif.) - Formal information sheet on ECT including a brief history, statistics and many quotations from doctors, psychiatric journals, newspapers, academics and former patients or victims.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1984

Network Against Psychiatric Assault

NAPA Spring 1984 newsletter

Berkeley (Calif.) - Concerning the protest of the American Psychiatric Association's annual meeting, showings of the documentaries "Hurry Tomorrow" and "Deadly Force," the 12th annual Conference on Human Rights and Psychiatric Oppression, the legal battle over the vote to ban electroshock therapy in Berkeley, and other information related to the work of the Network Against Psychiatric Assault.

Judi Chamberlin Papers