14 results found for: subject:"Mentally ill children"

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1984 Mar. 25

Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010

Letter from Judi Chamberlin to the Department of Mental Health

Cambridge (Mass.) - Written by Judi on behalf of the Mental Patients' Liberation Front, she says that the MPLF opposes the expansion of the Gaebler Children's Center, an institution for children with mental illnesses. As a participant in the Blue Ribbon Commission on the Future of Public In-Patient Mental Health Services, Judi says there was a recommendation to shut down the Center. She says that the treatment children u... more

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1984 Mar. 6

Massachusetts. Department of Mental Health

Notice of public hearing on the Gaebler Children's Center

Boston (Mass.) - Notice of a public hearing on the Gaebler Children's Center and plans to reopen a fourth ward to increase the maximum bed capacity of the Center. All people who are interested are invited to attend and give comments on this plan.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1984 Apr. 20

Callahan, James J.

Letter from James J. Callahan Jr. to Judi Chamberlin

Boston (Mass.) - James Callahan thanks Judi for her letter in which she expressed her concerns about the possible reopening of the fourth ward of the Gaebler Children's Center. He says he will consider her recommendations.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1978 Dec. 27

Chamberlin, Judi, 1944-2010

Letter from Judi Chamberlin to Betty Rollin

Somerville (Mass.) - Chamberlin criticizes a NBC Nightly News report entitled "When Children Get Depressed" which portrayed psychiatry as a benevolent force against the helplessness that leads some children to suicide. Chamberlin explains that many children considered mentally ill will be locked up in mental institutions and given drugs with serious side effects.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1975 Oct.

Motivating Emotionally Disturbed and Autistic Children

Third Annual North East Regional Conference for Autistic and Severely Disturbed Children

Lewiston (Me.) - Program of events, speakers, and workshops dealing with care and education of children with mental illnesses or autism. Includes directions to the conference, lodging information, and registration form.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1990 Mar. –

National Association for Rights Protection and Advocacy (U.S.)

The Rights Tenet 1990 Mar.

Minneapolis (Minn.) - Includes: Peter Breggin, "The scapegoating of American children"; "A new coalition for psychiatric liberation"; M. Renee Bostick, "NARPA asks for more P&A funding, access to records; Congress says no"; Mary Olympia, "Some days advocacy feels like hop, skip and trip."

Tom Behrendt Collection

1988

National Association for Rights Protection and Advocacy (U.S.)

The Rights Tenet 1988 Jan.

Minneapolis (Minn.) - Includes: Paul Freddolino, "NARPA Annual Conference held in Detroit"; Marilyn Jackson Beeck, Ira M. Schwartz, and Andrew Rutherford, "Trends and issues in juvenile confinement for psychiatric and chemical dependency treatment"; David Specht, "Study of friendships: what it's like to the 'in' but not 'part of' a community"; Bill Johnson, "Minnesota hospital calls for less... more

Tom Behrendt Collection

1987 May

National Association for Rights Protection and Advocacy (U.S.)

The Rights Tenet 1987 May

Minneapolis (Minn.) - Includes: David Goleman, "States move to ease commitment laws"; "Rights conference news"; Ernest Peebles, "NARPA Minority Caucus fills gap in rights issues"; Peter Plant, "America's kids in institutions"; Martin Gould and Robert Ardinger, "America's homeless disabled"; Sally Clay, "Coalition seeks to turn tide of anti-rights families group"; Judi Chamberlin, "Sometimes ... more

Tom Behrendt Collection

1993 Dec. – 1994 Feb.

National Association for Rights Protection and Advocacy (U.S.)

The Rights Tenet 1993-1994 Winter

Minneapolis (Minn.) - Includes: Scott Francis, "A higher visibility is in NARPA's future"; Mary Olympia, "Great plans ahead"; "Children first!"; Judith A. Hammer, "The fine line"; Nathaniel S. Lehrman, book review "How history repeats and nobody notices"; Ron Thompson, book review "And They Call It Help"; Paul Freddolino, "1993 NARPA Conference builds bridges"; Bill Johnson, "Thoughts about ... more

Tom Behrendt Collection

2001 Mar. – 2001 May

National Association for Rights Protection and Advocacy (U.S.)

The Rights Tenet 2001 Spring

Port Washington (N.Y.) - Includes: Ron Bassman, "In celebration of the life of Rae Unzicker"; Justin Dart, "A civil rights pioneer passes: tribute to Rae Unzicker"; Ron Bassman, "Celebrating the life and passion of Rae Unzicker"; Dennis B. Feld and Kim L. Darrow, "IOC in NY?"; Loren R. Mosher, "The biopsychiatric model of 'mental illness': a critical bibliography"; Barry Duncan, "Why medicating kids is often u... more

Tom Behrendt Collection