322 results found for: subject:"Antipsychiatry"

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1976

Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010

'Insanity Inside and Out' book review

A review of Kenneth Donaldson's book, "Insanity Inside Out," about his time in a mental institution, and the Supreme Court case which ruled that he had been held unlawfully detained against his will for 15 years.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1976

Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010

'Insanity Inside and Out' review notes

Notes for a review of Kenneth Donaldson's book, "Insanity Inside Out" and the Supreme Court case which ruled that he had been held unlawfully detained against his will in a mental institution for 15 years.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1978

6th Annual conference on human rights & psychiatric oppression

Statement on the role of women and women only caucuses in the anti-psychiatry movement featuring a condemnation of the disruption of a women's workshop by a man named David. Explaining the necessity of closed women's groups while acknowledging that many men take offense to their exclusion from these groups. Including assurances that the following year's conference will include meetings for men to disc... more

Cynthia Miller Papers

1978 Apr.

Alliance for the Liberation of Mental Patients

ALMP pre-conference newsletter #1

Philadelphia (Pa.) - Bulletin from the 1978 Conference Planning Committee on the upcoming 6th North American Conference on Human Rights and Psychiatric Oppression held on the Bryn Mawr campus in May of the same year. Including information about living and meeting quarters, pricing and scholarship, as well as limitations on attendance (limited to former and current 'mental patients' and endorsed non-'patient' anti-psychiat... more

Cynthia Miller Papers

1982

Accompanying materials from Psychipol Manifestation

Laying out alternatives to the mental institution and psychiatry in general. Explaining the Dutch patients movement and the move towards international cooperation.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1978

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

1985

An appeal for an independent anti-psychiatry movement

Petitioning attendees of the International Conferences for Human Rights and Against Psychiatric Oppression to reject co-optation of the anti-psychiatry movement by the APA, NIMH, NAMI (National Alliance for the Mentally Ill), etc. Lamenting a decrease in radical politics, the unrepresentative appointment of spokespeople and the establishment of an apolitical national organization. Calling for a re-aff... more

Cynthia Miller 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

1976

Alliance for the Liberation of Mental Patients

Anti-psychiatry bibliography

Philadelphia (Pa.) - A bibliography put together by members of the ALMP, Network Against Psychiatric Assault (S.F.), and the Mental Patients' Liberation Front (Boston) on works that deal with anti-psychiatry. Included are published novels, magazines and newsletters, and journals. There is a brief note for each item on the list that describes what the item is about.

Cynthia Miller Papers

1983 June

Audiovisual communication and mental health

Helsinki (Finland) - Informational program for an event organized by the Finnish Association for Mental Health. Including objectives, planned workshops and timetable as well as a registration form.

Judi Chamberlin Papers