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Information about MindFreedom's free Internet radio show, the second Saturday of most months at 11am PT / 2pm ET, when you can listen and call in about changing the mental health system.

MindFreedom Live Mad Pride Radio Show Public RE-LAUNCH!

Guests this show: Mary Maddock, Louise Bouta, John Breeding. Listen and call in live. We're crazy about freedom! Host David W. Oaks is a psychiatric survivor and director of MindFreedom. After a break for a technical upgrade on this popular show, join the re-launching!

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Mary Maddock Next Guest on MindFreedom Live Mad Pride Radio Show Public

Have a Heart Show! Guest for this 14 February 2009 show is long-time advocate for change in mental health Mary Maddock of Cork, Ireland. Listen and call in live to this Mad Valentine Show. We're crazy about freedom! Host David W. Oaks is a psychiatric survivor and director of MindFreedom.

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Dan Fisher and Judi Chamberlin on MindFreedom Live Web Radio - Free

Dan Fisher and Judi Chamberlin on MindFreedom Live Web Radio - Free

This live show on 14 March 2009 was a success, here's how to hear the archive. Dan Fisher discussed his views about about federal mental health policy under President Barack Obama. Long-time psychiatric survivor activist Judi Chamberlin shared about her life and current serious health problems. Plus lots of calls from listeners. Host: MindFreedom's executive director, David W. Oaks.

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Peaceful Protest is Theme of April MindFreedom Live Web Radio - Free

Peaceful Protest is Theme of April MindFreedom Live Web Radio - Free

This Saturday, 11 April 2009, MindFreedom Live Web Radio show will have the theme of nonviolent direct action: Campaigns for peaceful protest about Ray Sandford's ongoing electroshock, Mother's Day electroshock protests, and protests in front of American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting. Free Live Web Radio Show is hosted by MindFreedom's executive director, David W. Oaks.

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May is "Protest the Mental Health System" Month - MindFreedom Live Web Radio - Free

May is "Protest the Mental Health System" Month - MindFreedom Live Web Radio - Free

This Saturday, 9 May 2009, MindFreedom Live Web Radio show will have the theme of nonviolent direct action: Campaigns for peaceful protest about Ray Sandford's ongoing electroshock, Mother's Day electroshock protests, and protests in front of American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting. Free Live Web Radio Show is hosted by MindFreedom's executive director, David W. Oaks.

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"Alternatives in Mental Health" on Next MindFreedom Live Web Radio - Free

"Alternatives in Mental Health" on Next MindFreedom Live Web Radio - Free

MATTHEW MORRISSEY will co-host a special show on humane, empowering alternatives to the conventional mental health system, this Saturday, 8 August 2009. All three guests are actively involved in providing mental health alternatives: .JESSICA ARNELLA, JAYME LYNCH, LYLE MURPHY. Co-host is MindFreedom's director and psychiatric survivor DAVID W. OAKS, also a psychiatric survivor. Listen and call live to MindFreedom Mad Pride Live Free Web Radio. Don't miss it, this Saturday, 8 August 2009.

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MAD PRIDE is Theme of Next MindFreedom Live Web Radio - Free

MAD PRIDE is Theme of Next MindFreedom Live Web Radio - Free

Guests: Will Hall, recently featured in Newsweek. Psychiatric survivor Lauren Tenney on "We The People" memorial vigil for Esmin Green. Psychologist Toby Tyler Watson, new director of International Center for Study of Psychiatry and Psychology. Host: MindFreedom's director and psychiatric survivor David W. Oaks, also a psychiatric survivor. .Listen and call live to MindFreedom Mad Pride Live Free Web Radio, Saturday, 13 June 2009.

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Photos of the three guests for MindFreedom Live Web Radio August 2009

Here are photos of the three guests for the "Second Saturday" broadcast of MindFreedom Live Web Mad Pride Radio.

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Mad Pride vs. Mass Media: Next MindFreedom Live Web Radio - Free

Mad Pride vs. Mass Media: Next MindFreedom Live Web Radio - Free

Guests: ** BONFIRE MADIGAN SHIVE, musician and mental health activist, founding member of Icarus Project, featured on ABC-TV MAD PRIDE piece. ** RUTH RUTH, theater leader and chair of MFI Mad Pride Campaign. ** ANN RIDER reports live from NARPA conference. Host is MindFreedom's director and psychiatric survivor DAVID W. OAKS, also a psychiatric survivor interviewed on ABC-TV piece. Listen and call in live to MindFreedom Mad Pride Live Free Web Radio. Don't miss it!

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Next MindFreedom Free Live Blog Talk Radio

Your calls are invited on this free 90-minute radio show, hosted by MindFreedom director David Oaks.

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Ruth Ruth is a mad pride theater activist with Friendly Spike Theater in Toronto

Ruth Ruth is a mad pride theater activist with Friendly Spike Theater in Toronto

Ruth Ruth is a Mad Pride activist who leads theater events in Toronto, Canada. Ruth Ruth chairs the MindFreedom International Mad Pride Campaign.

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Electroshock & Non-Drug Mental Health on Next MindFreedom Live Web Radio - Free

Electroshock & Non-Drug Mental Health on Next MindFreedom Live Web Radio - Free

This Sat., 10 Oct: Electroshock is theme with guests RAY SANDFORD, survivor of forced electroshock, and LINDA ANDRE, author of the book Doctors of Deception. Hear the latest on stopping FDA from de-regulating electroshock. ALSO: Guest RON UNGER on proposed resolution in front of City of Eugene Council that non-drug mental health alternatives are a human right. Host is MindFreedom's director, psychiatric survivor DAVID W. OAKS. Listen and call in live to MindFreedom Mad Pride Live Free Web Radio on this "World Mental Health Day."

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Electroshock and Non-Drug Alternatives on MindFreedom Mad Pride Free Live Blog Talk Radio

Your calls are invited on this free 90-minute radio show, hosted by MindFreedom director David Oaks, every second Saturday.

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Attorney-Activist Jim Gottstein on MindFreedom Live Web Radio - Free

Attorney-Activist Jim Gottstein on MindFreedom Live Web Radio - Free

Sat., 14 November: JIM GOTTSTEIN is an attorney, activist and psychiatric survivor. He'll be the guest on the next MindFreedom Mad Pride Live Web Radio show. Listen and call in live.

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Jim Gottstein is Guest on Next MindFreedom Mad Pride Free Live Blog Talk Radio

Your calls are invited on this free 90-minute radio show, hosted by MindFreedom director David Oaks, every second Saturday.

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Your Calls on Next MindFreedom Mad Pride Free Live Blog Talk Radio

What is your vision for a revolution in the mental health system in 2010? Your calls are invited on this free 90-minute radio show, co-osted by MindFreedom president Celia Brown and director David Oaks.

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Your Calls Welcome on MindFreedom Live Web Radio - Free

Your Calls Welcome on MindFreedom Live Web Radio - Free

Sat., 12 December: What is your vision of a nonviolent revolution in mental health in 2010? Your calls are welcome on the next MindFreedom Mad Pride Live Web Radio show. Listen and call in live.

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Jim Gottstein & Lauren Tenney on MindFreedom Web Radio

Psychiatric survivor activists Jim Gottstein and Lauren Tenney are guests on this Saturday's MindFreedom Web Call-in Radio. Your calls are invited on this free 90-minute radio show, hosted by MindFreedom director David Oaks.

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Jim Gottstein and Lauren Tenney were guests on MindFreedom Web Radio.

Jim Gottstein and Lauren Tenney were guests on MindFreedom Web Radio.

On 13 February 2010, psychiatric survivor activists Lauren Tenney and Jim Gottstein (pictured here) were guests on MindFreedom Mad Pride Live Web Radio show. You can listen to the archive.. Host was David W. Oaks, Director of MindFreedom International.

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"Label Jars Not People Show" on MindFreedom Web Radio

Psychiatry says it needs even more labels. MindFreedom says psychiatry needs a truth injection! Join guests Paula Caplan and Lennard Davis as they question psychiatry expanding its label bible, the "Diagnostic and Statistical Manual" (DSM). We'll also remember the legacy of Judi Chamberlin with guest Dan Fisher on this Saturday's MindFreedom Web Call-in Radio. Your calls are invited on this free 90-minute radio show, hosted by MindFreedom director David Oaks.

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LABEL JARS, NOT PEOPLE! Successful MindFreedom Web Radio

LABEL JARS, NOT PEOPLE! Successful MindFreedom Web Radio

Saturday, 13 March 2010, guests Paula Caplan, Lennard Davis, Dan Fisher and Martin Federman answered live call-in questions on the next MindFreedom Mad Pride Live Web Radio Show. Paula and Dan challenged the expansion of psychiatry's label bible, the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM). Dan and Martin remembered the legacy of the late Judi Chamberlin. Host was David W. Oaks, Director of MindFreedom International.

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Dan Fisher, PhD, MD

Dan Fisher, PhD, MD

Dan Fisher is a psychiatrist and psychiatric survivor, speaking out for recovery and human rights in mental health.

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MindFreedom Web Radio LIVE from Toronto PsychOut Event

Your calls are welcome on this live web radio show broadcast from international PsychOUT: A Conference for Organizing Resistance Against Psychiatry. Host David Oaks will interview participants in this major event for human rights and alternatives in the mental health system.

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Live From Toronto: MindFreedom Web Radio Broadcast from PsychOut Event

Live From Toronto: MindFreedom Web Radio Broadcast from PsychOut Event

Saturday, 8 May 2010, your calls are welcome on a live free web radio broadcast from Toronto, Canada, where the international PsychOut conference is gathering psychiatric survivor and ally activists from throughout the world to resist psychiatric human rights violations. Host is David W. Oaks, Director of MindFreedom International.

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Authors Robert Whitaker & Linda Andre on MindFreedom Live Free Web Radio

This Saturday, your calls are welcome on this live web radio show interviewing two authors whose books question common psychiatric treatments. Journalist Robert Whitaker is the author of the new book, "Anatomy of an Epidemic," which says that studies show the main psychiatric drugs are actually increasing the level of mental and emotional problems. Electroshock survivor Linda Andre is author of the book "Doctors of Deception," which exposes the history of electroconvulsive therapy, or ECT. Host is psychiatric survivor David Oaks, director of MindFreedom International. Plus YOUR live calls!

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Authors Robert Whitaker and Linda Andre on MindFreedom Radio

Authors Robert Whitaker and Linda Andre on MindFreedom Radio

Update: This was a successful show, you can hear the archive. Guests: Journalist Robert Whitaker is the author of the new book, "Anatomy of an Epidemic," which says that studies show the main psychiatric drugs are actually increasing the level of mental and emotional problems. Electroshock survivor Linda Andre is author of the book "Doctors of Deception," which exposes the history of electroconvulsive therapy, or ECT. Host is psychiatric survivor David Oaks, director of MindFreedom International.

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Activists Celia Brown, Lauren Tenney, Pat Risser and Ed Knight Are Next Guests on MAD PRIDE RADIO HOUR.

This Saturday, 13 November 2010, your calls are welcome on this live web radio show interviewing activists who personally experienced the mental health system: Celia Brown, Lauren Tenney, Pat Risser, Ed Knight. Host is psychiatric survivor David Oaks, director of MindFreedom International. Plus YOUR live calls!

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MADPRIDE LIVE RADIO HOUR 13 November 2010, archive free on the web.

MADPRIDE LIVE RADIO HOUR 13 November 2010, archive free on the web.

Guests are all activists who personally experienced the mental health system: Celia Brown, Lauren Tenney, Pat Risser, Ed Knight. Host is psychiatric survivor David Oaks, director of MindFreedom International.

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Moms Challenge Abuse of their Sons and Daughters: MFI Mad Pride Radio Hour

This Saturday, 11 December 2010, your calls are welcome on this live web radio show interviewing moms of psychiatric survivors, plus an author of a book on how families can support psychiatric survivors. Host is psychiatric survivor David Oaks, director of MindFreedom International. Plus YOUR live calls!

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Moms of Psychiatric Survivors on Mad Pride Live Radio

Moms of Psychiatric Survivors on Mad Pride Live Radio

Mothers of adults who have been harmed by human rights violations in the mental health system were featured in the most recent free MindFreedom Mad Pride Web Radio show. Also hear Matthew Morrissey, a therapist who has co-authored a book on families of psychaitric survivors. Host is psychiatric survivor David Oaks, director of MindFreedom International.

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Electroshock: Topic of MFI Mad Pride Radio Show - Free on Web

This Saturday, 8 January 2011, your calls are welcome on this live free web radio show on the topic of electroshock. Special guests will be electroshock survivors Leonard Roy Frank, Mary Maddock and Loretta Wilson. Host is psychiatric survivor David Oaks, director of MindFreedom International. Plus YOUR live calls!

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Electroshock Survivors on MFI Web Radio

Electroshock Survivors on MFI Web Radio

Hear the acrhive: Special guests on MindFreedom free web radio on 8 Saturday were electroshock survivors Leonard Roy Frank, Mary Maddock, Loretta Wilson and Ray Sandford. Host: psychiatric survivor David Oaks, MFI director.

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Forced Electroshock & FDA: MindFreedom Radio Free on Web

This Saturday, 12 February 2011, special host Celia Brown will interview survivors of forced outpatient electroshock. Plus we'll hear from shock survivors who testified at last month's FDA hearing on the electroshock device. Hear Elizabeth Ellis, Ray Sandford, Dorothy Dundas, Loretta Wilson, plus your calls on this live free web radio show.

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Forced Electroshock & FDA on MindFreedom Free Web Radio

Forced Electroshock & FDA on MindFreedom Free Web Radio

Hear survivors of forced outpatient electroshock, Elizabeth Ellis and Ray Sandford. Plus hear from activists who testified at last months' FDA hearings on the device: Shock survivors Dorothy Dundas and Loretta Wilson, plus psychologist John Breeding. Special host: Celia Brown, MindFreedom board president. Plus callers! Show successfully aired on Saturday, 12 February 2011.

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"Mental Health Justice" is Topic of Next MindFreedom Mad Pride Radio Show: Guests Marcia Meyers & Ray Sandford

This Saturday, 12 March 2011, gusts will be activist Marcia Meyers and electroshock survivor Ray Sandford on the MindFreedom Live Free Mad Pride Web Radio Show. Plus with your live calls from everywhere in the world. Host: David Oaks. 2 PM ET, one hour.

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"Mental Health Justice" is Topic of MindFreedom Mad Pride Live Free Radio Show

"Mental Health Justice" is Topic of MindFreedom Mad Pride Live Free Radio Show

Guests: Marcia Meyers & Ray Sandford. Plus your live calls. This show aired successfully on Saturday, 12 March 2011. Marcia is the mother of an adult trapped in mental health system, and is affiliated with Unitarian Universalists in Portland. Ray Sandford survived forced electroshock while in Anoka, the Minnesota psychiatric institution where Elizabeth Ellis currently is held.

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"Rethink Psychiatry" is Topic of Next MindFreedom Live Web Radio

This Saturday, 14 May 2011, tune in live from wherever you are to the special "Rethink Psychiatry" event in Portland, Oregon. Host David Oaks will broadcast live at this grassroots activist "mental health justice" gathering with 39 workshops on winning human rights and alternatives in mental health. Plus with your live calls from everywhere in the world. 2 PM ET, 11 AM PT, one hour.

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"Rethink Psychiatry" Was Topic Latest MindFreedom Mad Pride Live Free Radio Show

"Rethink Psychiatry" Was Topic Latest MindFreedom Mad Pride Live Free Radio Show

Hear the excitement as we broadcast from the "Rethinking Psychiatry" grassroots mental health justice fair held recently, 14 May 2011, in Portland, Oregon. Hear the latest news, interview participants at the conference, and take your calls.

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Bruce Levine - psychologist/author - is guest on next MindFreedom Live Free Web Radio.

Saturday, 13 August 2011, tune in live from wherever you are to hear special guest BRUCE LEVINE, psychologist and author, talk about his new book, "Get Up Stand Up: Uniting Populists, Energizing the Defeated, and Battling the Corporate Elite." Host is David Oaks, psychiatric survivor director of MindFreedom International. Plus with your live calls from everywhere in the world. 2 PM ET, 11 AM PT, one hour.

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Latest show BRUCE LEVINE & LAUREN TENNEY Guests on MindFreedom Live Free Web Radio.

Latest show BRUCE LEVINE & LAUREN TENNEY Guests on MindFreedom Live Free Web Radio.

This was a successful show, you can hear archive! On 13 August 2011 the theme is "Liberation Psychology." MFI Live Web Radio interviews BRUCE LEVINE whose new book challenges not only the corporate mental health system, but the state of passivity incorrectly known as "normal" that holds back social change in the USA. Plus psychiatric survivor LAUREN TENNEY will be in the MindFreedom office during her national tour for deep change in mental health. Expanded 90 minute show.

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Web Radio Show on "Boycott Normal: DSM & You" Campaign!

Saturday, 8 Oct. 2011, tune in live from wherever you are to hear special guests about "Boycott Normal" Campaign. Host is David Oaks, psychiatric survivor director of MindFreedom International. Plus with your live calls from everywhere in the world. 2 PM ET, 11 AM PT, one hour.

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MF Live Free Web Radio: Boycott Normal

MF Live Free Web Radio: Boycott Normal

With the theme "Occupy Normal: Life After Labels," the 8 October 2011 MFI Live Free Web Radio show was a success. Participants in several "Occupy" events throughout the USA talked about how the mental health consumer/psychiatric survivor movement can play a supportive role.

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MFI Web Radio Show Guests: cj lince & Erick Fabris

Occupy the Psychiatric Industry, this Saturday, 12 Nov. 2011, tune in live from wherever you are to hear two special guests: cj lince has launched a "People's DSM" to fight back against psychiatric label. Author Erick Fabris exposes the new trend of forced psychiatric drugging of people living in their own homes. Host is David Oaks, MFI director. Plus with your live calls from everywhere in the world. 2 PM ET, 11 AM PT, 90 minutes.

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MF Free Web Radio: 2 guests C.J. Lince & Erick Fabris

MF Free Web Radio: 2 guests C.J. Lince & Erick Fabris

Occupy the psychiatric industry with 2 special psychiatric survivor guests: C.J. LINCE (photo right) launched a "people's" response to psychiatry's label bible. ERICK FABRIS of Toronto was in the MFI studio about his new book exposing the practice of forced psychiatric drugging of people in their own homes, out in the community. Host: David Oaks, MFI director.

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MFI Web Radio Show Guests: Ann Rider & Debbie Plotnick

Why protest the American Psychiatric Association? This Saturday, 14 January. 2012, tune in live from wherever you are to hear special guests invite you to peaceful protest the American Psychiatric Association. Boycott normal! Host is David Oaks, MFI director. With your live calls from everywhere in the world. 2 PM ET, 11 AM PT, 90 minutes.

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MF Free Web Radio: Listen to Us, American Psychiatry!

MF Free Web Radio: Listen to Us, American Psychiatry!

14 January 2012 Show: Mental health consumers, psychiatric survivors, mental health professionals and other allies are protesting the American Psychiatric Association. Special guests: Ann Rider from Arizona, Debbie Plotnick from Philadelphia, and dissident psychologist Brent Robbins, who is leading one of the petitions against DSM-5. With your live calls. Boycott Normal! Host: David Oaks.

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Debbie Plotnick

Debbie Plotnick

Debbie is Director of the Advocacy Division at the Mental Health Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania.

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MFI Web Radio Show Guest: Paula Caplan

Special guest Paula Caplan, PhD questions the psychiatric labeling by thge mental health industry. Host is David Oaks, MFI director. With your live calls from everywhere in the world. 2 PM ET, 11 AM PT, 60 minutes.

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MF Free Web Radio: Paula Caplan on Why DSM is Harmful!

MF Free Web Radio: Paula Caplan on Why DSM is Harmful!

Dissident psychologist, author and playwright PAULA CAPLAN, PhD was guest on this Live Free MindFreedom Web Radio Call-in Show. She tells us why psychiatric labeling can be harmful, and why she is speaking at a protest of the American Psychiatric Association. Host: David Oaks.

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MFI Web Radio Show Guest: Jim Gottstein vs. DSM

Special guest JIM GOTTSTEIN, questions the psychiatric labeling by the mental health industry. Host is David Oaks, MFI director. With your live calls from everywhere in the world, join us at 2 PM ET, 11 AM PT, for 60 exciting minutes.

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Jim Gottstein, psychiatric survivor attorney activist, on MF Free Live Web Radio

Jim Gottstein, psychiatric survivor attorney activist, on MF Free Live Web Radio

Attorney, activist, psychiatric survivor JIM GOTTSTEIN of Alaska was the guest on the Free MindFreedom Web Radio Show. Listen as Jim tells us why we should all "Occupy the American Psychiatric Association." Host: David Oaks.

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MFI Web Radio Show Guests: Ted Chabasinski & Laura Delano

Special guests TED CHABASINSKI and LAURA DELANO tell us why they are protesting psychiatric labeling by the American Psychiatric Association. Host is David Oaks, MFI director. With your live calls from everywhere in the world, join us at 2 PM ET, 11 AM PT, for 60 exciting minutes.

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MFI Free Web Radio: Ted Chabasinski & Laura Delano on Protesting American Psychiatric Association

MFI Free Web Radio: Ted Chabasinski & Laura Delano on Protesting American Psychiatric Association

Psychiatric survivor activists Ted Chabasinski and Laura Delano (photo on right) explained why they are going to Philadelphia to protest the American Psychiatric Association's labeling. Why join them to "Occupy the American Psychiatric Association"? Host: David Oaks.

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MFI Web Radio Show Guests: Protesters Susan Rogers & Frank Blankenship

Why Protest the American Psychiatric Association? Guests SUSAN ROGERS and FRANK BLANKENSHIP tell us why they protested this past Saturday in Philadelphia, about psychiatric labeling by the American Psychiatric Association. Host is CELIA BROWN, MFI President. What's your view? With your live calls from everywhere in the world, join us at 2 PM ET, 11 AM PT, for 60 exciting minutes.

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MFI Free Web Radio: Susan Rogers & Frank Blankenship on Protesting American Psychiatric Association

MFI Free Web Radio: Susan Rogers & Frank Blankenship on Protesting American Psychiatric Association

Why protest the American Psychiatric Association (APA)? Psychiatric rights activists Susan Rogers (photo on right) and Frank Blankenship reported about the protest in Philadelphia of the APA Annual Meeting. "Why - or why not - protest the APA?" Host: Celia Brown.

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MFI Radio: Disability, Psychiatric Survivors & the UN: Guests David Morrissey of USICD, Celia Brown of MFI, & Krista Erickson of NCIL

How can the psychiatric survivor and disability movements work together? What about the proposed UN disability treaty that is in the US Senate? Guests David Morrissey, Celia Brown and Krista Erickson. as well as host David Oaks, are all leaders in the intersection between these movements. What's your view? With your live calls from everywhere in the world, join us at 2 PM ET, 11 AM PT, for 60 exciting minutes.

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MFI Free Web Radio: Guests David Morrissey, Celia Brown, Krista Erickson on Disability & Psychiatric Survivor Movements

MFI Free Web Radio: Guests David Morrissey, Celia Brown, Krista Erickson on Disability & Psychiatric Survivor Movements

How can the psychiatric survivor and disability movements work together? What about the proposed UN disability treaty in the US Senate? Guests David Morrissey, Celia Brown and Krista Erickson, with host David Oaks, are all advocates in these movements.

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Alternative Mental Health Radio with Paris Williams & Corinna West by MindFreedom International

How can the psychiatric survivor and disability movements work together? What Season premiere: Psychiatric survivor guests author PARIS WILLIAMS and activist CORINNA WEST with new guest host SOPHIE FAUGHT on PARADIGM SHIFT: "How can we spread the hopeful news about the reality of recovery in mental health?" With your live calls from everywhere in the world, join us at 2 PM ET, 11 AM PT, for 60 exciting minutes.

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Alternative Mental Health Radio by MindFreedom International: Paris Williams & Corinna West

Alternative Mental Health Radio by MindFreedom International: Paris Williams & Corinna West

SEASON PREMIERE: Psychiatric survivor guests author PARIS WILLIAMS and activist CORINNA WEST with new host SOPHIE FAUGHT (photo on right). Topic is PARADIGM SHIFT: "How can we spread the hopeful news about the reality of recovery in mental health?" This was another successful show, aired live Saturday, 8 September 2012, at 2 PM ET, 11 AM PT by MindFreedom International. Here's how to hear archive of this and other shows.

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Paris Williams, author

Paris Williams, author

Paris Williams is author of the new book RETHINKING MADNESS: Towards a Paradigm Shift in our Understanding and Treatment of Psychosis.

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Corinna West: Mental Health Advocate

Corinna West: Mental Health Advocate

Corinna West is a blogger, peer service provider, mental health activist, and general fount of ideas about changing our mental health system.

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Radio by MindFreedom International: LIVE from Alternatives Conference 2012!

Radio by MindFreedom International: LIVE from Alternatives Conference 2012!

LIVE from Alternatives Conference 2012 in Portland Oregon on Saturday, October 13 (2pm ET, 11am PT) Join the conversation: "What Should Be the Future of Mental Health Systems Change?"

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Radio by MindFreedom International: LIVE from Alternatives Conference 2012!

LIVE from Alternatives Conference 2012 in Portland Oregon on Saturday, October 13 (2pm ET, 11am PT) Join the conversation: "What Should Be the Future of Mental Health Systems Change?"

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Alternative Mental Health Radio by MindFreedom International: Lise Zumwalt

Alternative Mental Health Radio by MindFreedom International: Lise Zumwalt

May 2013...Join MindFreedom host, SOPHIE FAUGHT and activist filmmaker, LISE ZUMWALT to talk about forced drugging and her first feature film, "That's Crazy," which documents one man's decision to take his treatment into his own hands, defying a commitment order and an order to treat while searching for recovery. LIVE on Saturday, May 11th, at 2 pm ET, 11 am PT. We'll be taking your calls at (646) 595-2125.

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Alternatives is Topic of Next MindFreedom Free Live Blog Talk Radio This Saturday, August 8

Discuss humane alternatives to the conventional mental health system live.

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Alternative Mental Health Radio by MindFreedom International: Mary Ellen Copeland and Magdaline Volaitis

Alternative Mental Health Radio by MindFreedom International: Mary Ellen Copeland and Magdaline Volaitis

This was a fantastic FIRST SHOW OF 2013! MARY ELLEN COPELAND, MAGDALINE VOLAITIS, and guest host SOPHIE FAUGHT discussed how we we can replace harsh and invasive psychiatric interventions with personal empowerment, self-help, and recovery for people in mental/emotional distress! Listen to the archive at: www.blogtalkradio.com/davidwoaks

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Alternative Mental Health Radio by MindFreedom International: Matt Samet – an I GOT BETTER story!

Alternative Mental Health Radio by MindFreedom International: Matt Samet – an I GOT BETTER story!

Writer, lifelong rock climber, and psychiatric survivor MATT SAMET joins guest host SOPHIE FAUGHT to discuss his incredible journey out of "benzo madness" and the important lessons he learned along the way. An amazing I GOT BETTER story! LIVE on Saturday, 9 February 2013, at 2 pm ET, 11 am PT; we'll be taking your calls at (646) 595-2125.

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Alternative Mental Health Radio by MindFreedom International: STOP PSYCHIATRIC PROFILING!

Alternative Mental Health Radio by MindFreedom International: STOP PSYCHIATRIC PROFILING!

Two dynamic “STOP PSYCHIATRIC PROFILING” activists (Tina Minkowitz and Eva Dech) discuss their CREATIVE MALADJUSTMENT to the human rights abuses of discriminatory public policy initiatives like the NY SAFE Act. LIVE on Saturday, 9 March 2013, at 2 pm ET, 11 am PT; we'll be taking your calls at (646) 595-2125.

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MFI Mental Health Radio: WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH

MFI Mental Health Radio: WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH

Join Celia Brown and guests Lauren Tenney and Vanessa Jackson for a special Women's History Month edition of MFI Alternative Mental Health Radio: "Honoring Women Involved with Psychiatric Survivor Research" LIVE this Saturday, March 30th @ 2pm ET/11am PT; we'll be taking your calls at (646) 595-2125.

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Alternative Mental Health Radio by MindFreedom International: Forced Psychiatric Drugging

Alternative Mental Health Radio by MindFreedom International: Forced Psychiatric Drugging

In this special edition of MindFreedom Radio, join host Sophie Faught, documentary filmmaker Lise Zumwalt and MindFreedom member Ryan, an outpatient forced drugging survivor, as we discuss the disturbing trend toward more involuntary psychiatry. LIVE on Saturday, 11 May 2013, at 2 pm ET, 11 am PT; we'll be taking your calls at (646) 595-2125.

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Alternative Mental Health Radio by MindFreedom International: Michael Cornwall, Ph.D.

Alternative Mental Health Radio by MindFreedom International: Michael Cornwall, Ph.D.

LAST SHOW OF 2012! Join guest host SOPHIE FAUGHT and veteran clinician, Mad In America blogger and activist MICHAEL CORNWALL to talk about madness: "If madness isn't what psychiatry says it is, then what is it?" LIVE on Saturday, 8 December 2012, at 2 pm ET, 11 am PT; we'll be taking your calls at (646) 595-2125.

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MFI Mental Health Radio: Down But Not Out...An interview with David Oaks!

MFI Mental Health Radio: Down But Not Out...An interview with David Oaks!

Former MindFreedom Executive Director DAVID OAKS returns to the airwaves to talk about his break, rehabilitation, and the future of the mental health and human rights movement! Join host Sophie Faught, David, and his brother Tony Oaks for an inspiring interview with MindFreedom's co-founder! LIVE this Saturday, June 8th @ 2pm ET/11am PT; we'll be taking your calls at (646) 595-2125.

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