322 results found for: subject:"Antipsychiatry"

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1979

Madness network news vol. 5 no. 3 Winter

San Francisco (Calif.) - A magazine with articles by, for, and about mental patients, including resources for ex-mental patients and current patients, and personal stories. One article goes into detail on the approval of psychosurgery policies, which go against the recommendations of the National Commission for the Protection of Human Subjects of Biomedical and Behavioral Research, but also the criticism of several proposals ... more

Cynthia Miller Papers

1976

Madness network news vol. 3

San Francisco (Calif.) - A magazine with articles by, for, and about mental patients, including resources for ex-mental patients and current patients, and personal stories. This issue features stories from four women about their experiences in psychiatric institutions, an article about psychiatric inmates in South Africa being used for labor, and an article on the right to refuse treatment as pursued by the class action suit ... more

Cynthia Miller Papers

1983

Madness Network News, Inc.

Madness network news vol. 7 no. 2 Summer

San Francisco (Calif.) - A magazine with articles by, for, and about mental patients, including resources for ex-mental patients and current patients, and personal stories. This issue has several articles dealing with electroshock therapy, the negative side effects of the procedure, legislation around it, and the deaths that have been caused by shock treatment. There are movement notes from around the world. An article detail... more

Cynthia Miller Papers

1982

Madness Network News, Inc.

Madness network news vol. 6 no. 5 Summer

San Francisco (Calif.) - A magazine with articles by, for, and about mental patients, including resources for ex-mental patients and current patients, and personal stories. This issue begins with an article by Lenny Lapon on psychiatry as a tool of fascism and the killing of mental patients in Nazi Germany. There is also an article on the crime of forced treatment by Leonard Roy Frank and an article on the history of Women Ag... more

Cynthia Miller Papers

1976

Project Release

Project Release Challenge system not its victims

New York (N.Y.) - Statement on the publicly perceived problem of "chronic mental patients" and the goals of Project Release to destigmatize and reframe mental illness. Taking issue with the New York Department of Mental Hygiene and its harmful practices and facilities. Requesting that the community of the city direct their anger towards the psychiatric system as opposed to its victims.

Cynthia Miller Papers

1976

Project Release

Project Release statement of purpose

New York (N.Y.) - Outlining the ideological principles, goals and specific programs of Project Release with reference made to the Consumers Guide to Psychiatric Medication, the periodical "Silent No Longer" and plans for monthly broadcasts on radio WBAI. Including handwritten notes and edits.

Cynthia Miller Papers

1976

Project Release

Project Release mutual support group flier

New York (N.Y.) - Outlining the ideological principles, goals and activities of Project Release. Advertising a weekly mutual support group sponsored by the organization. Handwritten notes on reverse concerning logistics and referring to Ed Knight.

Cynthia Miller Papers

1976

Project Release

Project Release: a statement of purpose

New York (N.Y.) - Outlining the principles and goals of Project Release as well as future plans for cooperatively run self-help projects. Including reference to Project Release's pamphlet on psychiatric drugs and the importance of information dissemination to present and former psychiatric patients. Featuring handwritten edits and notes on both front and back.

Cynthia Miller Papers

1978 Aug.

Mental Patients Association

In a nutshell Newsletter of the Mental Patients Association vol. 6 no. 2

Vancouver (B.C.) - Contains articles and news by and about mental patients and ex-patients, with advice, personal stories, and poetry. One article discusses the death of John L'Hirondelle and some articles discuss the side effects of psychotropic drugs. Other short articles talk about compulsory treatment for heroin addicts, abortion, employment discrimination, and an individual who was a member of the Mental Patients A... more

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1986 June

Phoenix rising The voice of the psychiatrized vol. 6 no. 1 Spring/Summer Issue

Toronto (Ont.) - Magazine with articles by, for, and about mental patients, including resources for ex-mental patients and current patients. Featuring articles on specific cases of psychiatric inmate mistreatment and complaints against the field of psychiatry in general. Including book and film reviews, personal narratives and poetry. Featuring a story on Canadian government involvement in the CIA funded experiments p... more

Cynthia Miller Papers