Doctors are men who prescribe medicines of which they know little, to cure diseases of which they know less, in human beings of whom they know nothing. – Voltaire
Marcia Angell, MD – The Truth About Drug Companies (video)
Timothy Scott, PhD – The Problem with Drug-Related Studies (video)
Psychiatry – Informed Consent
Council for Evidence-Based Psychiatry – Unrecognized Facts (slides)
Paula Caplan, PhD – Ending Harm from Psychiatric Diagnosis
Sami Timimi, MD – Use of Clinical Consensus and Voting in Making Psychiatric Diagnoses (video)
Copeland Center for Wellness and Recovery – Elimination of Seclusion, Restraints, Force and Coercion
PsychRights – Law Project for Psychiatric Rights – Electroshock
Robert Whitaker, Investigative Science Journalist – Conventional Psychiatric Treatment vs Selective Drug Use Protocol (video)
Anatomy of an Epidemic and Mad in America – Conventional Psychiatric Treatment Outcomes by Drug Class and Diagnosis
Joanna Moncrieff, MD – The Myth of the Chemical Cure: The Politics of Psychiatric Drug Treatment (video)
Psychiatric Drug Reduction and Withdrawal
Psychiatric drug reduction or withdrawal can be very dangerous. Find medical supervision and create a support system if considering this option.
Mad in America – Resources – Directory of Service Providers, Psychiatric Drug Withdrawal Resources and Communities
Prescription Drug Safety
MedWatch – The FDA Safety Information and Adverse Event Reporting Program
Talk with a pharmacist or knowledgeable health care provider about any possible side effects or drug interactions before taking dietary supplements or herbs; especially if you are pregnant, nursing or scheduled for surgery.
American Botanical Council – Commission E Monographs
Linus Pauling Institute – Oregon State University – Micronutrient Information Center
National Institutes of Health – National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
National Institutes of Health – Office of Dietary Supplements
Truehope – EMPowerplus Information for Healthcare Professionals
The information on this site is intended for educational purposes only and is not meant to replace treatment from a licensed health care provider or mental health professional.
The links are meant to serve as suggestions for further study, not recommendations for care.
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