341 results found for: subject:"Antipsychiatry"

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1978 Apr. – 1978 May

Network Against Psychiatric Assault

NAPA April-May newsletter

San Francisco (Calif.) - Concerning a public hearing for the legislation to outlaw electroshock in the city, the San Francisco ACLU's (American Civil Liberties Union) class action suit to end forced drugging in California institutions, the 6th North American Conference on Human Rights and Psychiatric Oppression, NAPA meetings, a call for volunteers, a demonstration at the American Orthopsychiartic Association Conference, Gove... more

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1974 Oct.

Network Against Psychiatric Assault

NAPA October Newsletter

San Francisco (Calif.) - Concerning NAPA's needs for their new office space, a notice of the men's rap group, the struggle against shock treatment, alternatives committee, and a report on Sacramento.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1977

Network Against Psychiatric Assault

NAPA Los Angeles Pre-Conference newsletter

Los Angeles (Calif.) - Concerning the planning of NAPA conference, including workshops, directions, details, suggestions, and other information related to the work of the Network Against Psychiatric Assault.

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

1980

Bay Area Committee for Alternatives to Psychiatry

On our own: a new support group

San Francisco (Calif.) - Advertising a newly formed support group made up of former psychiatric inmates/mental patients with the intention of sharing experiences, increase understanding and establish emotional and political ties.

Judi Chamberlin 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

1980 Nov. 8

Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010

Letter from Judi Chamberlin to Carolyn Ellingson

Somerville (Mass.) - Regarding the Eighth International Conference in California and the October meeting of the International Network: Alternatives to Psychiatry in San Francisco and Chamberlin's forthcoming articles about both for Madness Network News. Commenting in response to the literature sent by Ellingson about the Day Community alternative high school. Updates on legal work being done towards the goal of deinstitut... more

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1978 Sept. 9

Ellingson, Carolyn, 1937-2002

Letter from Carolyn Ellingson to Judi Chamberlin

Minneapolis (Minn.) - Ellingson introducing herself to Chamberlin by way of Bill Hafling. Writing, articles and a resume attached with the purpose of giving context to the proposed project. Requesting comments, connections and consultation.

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

1973

Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010

Anonymous still has a lot to learn

Elmhurst (New York, N.Y.) - In response to an anonymous article in an issue of Glamour magazine, Chamberlin encourages the author to consider the stigma she is facing as a former mental patient. Using her own experience, Chamberlin gives the anonymous author advice on how to navigate life as an ex-patient and invites her to join the mental patients' liberation movement.

Judi Chamberlin Papers