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Antidepressant drugs made woman believe she had killed her own children … Hallucinations, crushed libido, side effects galore

Back in 2009 I contacted a man on YouTube who said his name was Kevin.  He had bravely posted a video about persistent sexual dysfunction from SSRIs.  In it he wore a red shirt and went under the user name … Continue reading

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Finnish Open Dialogue: High recovery rates leave many psychiatric beds empty

Originally posted on Everything Matters: Beyond Meds:
This is a guest post written by Daniel Mackler the filmmaker. His three films show alternative methods of healing people with psychosis. In all the films relationships are ultimately what heal. Loving, healing…

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Monica’s Story: The Aftermath of Polypsychopharmacology, by Monica Cassani ~ November 12, 2012

“The tragedy is that during all those years of being drugged during the prime of my life I felt purposeless, flat, barely alive and sexless.” I recently contacted the doctor who is responsible for my iatrogenesis — the doctor who … Continue reading

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Benzo Awareness Day: Psych drugs cause harm (VIDEO)

Originally posted on Everything Matters: Beyond Meds:
(July 11th, let us unite with all who’ve been harmed by psychiatric drugs) For more information visit: World Benzodiazepine Day: Change through Unity  (Facebook page) Psychiatric drug withdrawal information and resources Benzodiazepine info,…

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Torturing new mothers and then wondering why they get mentally ill.

This is the essence of what happened to me as a young mother: “Torturing new mothers? Who does that? Well, as a society, we all do. I’m not kidding, I’m perfectly serious, and I’m going to stop mincing my words … Continue reading

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The Mental (Illness) system and thoughts on alternatives: a collection

Originally posted on Everything Matters: Beyond Meds:
“It is no measure of health to be well-adjusted to a profoundly sick society.” – Jiddu Krishnamurti I can’t call the current system of care a “mental health system” when it’s so clearly…

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Disney Pixar comes out with emotionally intelligent animation

I love Pixars, and I really want to see this one. Emotional “parts” are depicted in this film which may also be a legitimate way of understanding “hearing voices” (that can get people labeled psychotic). I think the truth is, … Continue reading

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