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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

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

1988

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

1988

National Alliance of Mental Patients

NAMP news Spring/Summer

Sioux Falls (S.D.) - A newsletter by the National Alliance of Mental Patients. This issue includes an interview with Peggy Timblin, member of the planning committee for Alternatives '88, and article by Judi Chamberlin about Joyce Patricia Brown, a homeless woman who was involuntarily committed to Bellevue Hospital as part of New York City Mayor Koch's plan to institutionalize the homeless mentally ill, and a talk Brown wa... more

Cynthia Miller Papers

1976 Apr.

Network Against Psychiatric Assault

NAPA April Newsletter

San Francisco (Calif.) - Concerning a drop-in group for former female psychiatric patients, a legal support committee, housing for people getting out of the hospital, a report on Sacramento, the North American Conference on Human Rights and Psychiatric Oppression, showing of the "Hurry Tomorrow" documentary, information on psychiatric drugs, tips for dealing with the FBI, and other news.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1977 Apr. – 1977 May

Network Against Psychiatric Assault

NAPA April-May newsletter

San Francisco (Calif.) - Concerning the search for a new office space, support of Cecilia Gonzales, groups, meetings, the fifth annual Conference on Human Rights and Psychiatric Oppression, legislation relating to psychiatry, protesting psychosurgery, and other information related to the work of the Network Against Psychiatric Assault.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

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 Aug.

Network Against Psychiatric Assault

NAPA August Newsletter

San Francisco (Calif.) - Concerning the committee against mandatory outpatient treatment, a rally on August 19, Assembly Bill 4481, the fight against electroshock treatment, the first NAPA benefit, NAPA's camping trip, classes offered at NAPA in August, the National Conference on Human Rights and Psychiatric Oppression, and other information.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1979 Aug. – 1979 Sept.

Network Against Psychiatric Assault

NAPA August-September newsletter

Berkeley (Calif.) - Concerning NAPA moving its offices to Berkeley, a call for donations, NAPA literature, Madness Network News subscriptions, a NAPA press conference, the boycott of Smith Kline and French, the seventh annual North American Conference on Human Rights and Psychiatric Oppression, the lawsuit to stop forced drugging, and other information.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1982

Network Against Psychiatric Assault

NAPA Autumn 1982 newsletter

Berkeley (Calif.) - Concerning the showing of the antipsychiatry documentaries "Fit to be un-tied" and "Hurry Tomorrow", NAPA meetings schedule, an art exhibit that featured women having conversations (including a group of former psychiatric patients), information on shock treatment, and other information related to the work of the Network Against Psychiatric Assault.

Judi Chamberlin Papers