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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

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


Alliance for the liberation of mental patients vol. 127 no. 44

Philadelphia (Pa.) - The newsletter calls for a boycotts, protests, and demonstrations against the SmithKline Corporation mostly based off of the company's production of Thorazine. A short article talks about a conference of former and current psychiatric inmates; some of the workshops at the conference that the author highlights include one on arts and the anti-psychiatry movement, a men's caucus, and a gay group. There ... more

Cynthia Miller Papers


The Coalition Against Psychiatric Abuse

Commitment papers

Atlanta (Ga.) - Newsletter by ex-mental patients that features an article on electroshock therapy, steps that can be taken to protect and exercise the rights of those in mental health facilities, adolescent treatment centers with excerpts from adolescents about their experiences in such centers, and alternatives to pills.

Cynthia Miller Papers


Conference on human rights and psychiatric oppression

A press release for the fourth annual North American Conference on Human Rights and Psychiatric Oppression.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1989 Sept. 28

Bucalo, Giuseppe

Letter from Giuseppe Bucalo to Mental Patients Liberation Front

Messina (Italy) - Identifies the antipsychiatry association of the Comitato D'iniziativa Anti-psichiatrica which is building an "international documentation centre about cultural alternatives to psychiatry" and asks for material on projects, initiatives, and magazines.

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

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


National Association of Psychiatric Survivors


Sioux Falls (S.D.) - Concerning the change of name from NAMP to NAPS, planning of participation in the Alternatives '89 conference, NAPS updates, correspondence between Dr. Thomas Szasz and Dr. Karl Menninger, social change efforts, a response to a suicide story, letters from readers, and other information related to the work of the National Association of Psychiatric Survivors.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1977 Aug.

Network Against Psychiatric Assault

NAPA Los Angeles newsletter

Los Angeles (Calif.) - Concerning the upcoming fifth annual North American Conference on Human Rights and Psychiatric Oppression including registration, directions, accommodations, and planning, as well as other information related to the work of the Network Against Psychiatric Assault.

Judi Chamberlin Papers