AFFILIATES

We welcome mental health professionals, educators, academics, parents, students, and other interested individuals to join our efforts towards creating a more humane and dignified mental health system. Membership is $45 per year. Members will receive a copy of ROOTS OR DISTRESS or CHILDREN OUR TREASURE.

We are greatly appreciative of those who donate towards our work in preparing research and publications. E-mail us at the address listed below if you desire to join and support our efforts and to inquire about membership.

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We also welcome submissions of relevant articles related to humane psychiatry.

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OUR OBJECTIVES:

oppose psychiatric drugging of children and inform the public of how these drugs have been implicated in causing violence, mania, and psychosis in some children

take a stand for social justice and against all forms of oppression

expose the lack of scientific evidence for bio-chemnical theories of mental distress

oppose the role of the pharmaceutical industry in influencing psychiatric practice.

encourage science to be tied to ethical principles

seek to listen and understand the experience of people undergoing emotional distress and extreme states of mind

encourage spirituality and psycho-social human services

eliminate psychiatric abuses and support psychiatric survivors

encourage informed consent be given to adults involved in the psychiatric system

respect autistic/ developmentally different individuals and encourage drug free relational approaches towards furthering their self-determnation and self-advocacy

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