28 April 2015

ECT Vigil: Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE or MEDIA ADVISORY

MAY 16th INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PROTEST AGAINST SHOCK TREATMENT 

EDMONTON VIGIL


Date: May 16, 2015
Time: 12:00 noon until 3:00 pm
Place: Grey Nuns Community Hospital, 1100 Youville Drive West (3015 62 Street NW), Edmonton, Canada

On May 16, 2015, from noon until 3:00 pm, there will be a demonstration at the Grey Nuns Community Hospital against Shock Treatment. The demonstration will be part of a coordinated international event involving over thirty cities in nine countries on the same day. This historic event has been organized by three shock survivors: Ted Chabasinski from California, Debra Schwartzkopff from Oregon, and Mary Maddock from Ireland. Protests will begin in Rotorua, New Zealand, early on May 16, and end many hours later at an evening forum to be held in New York City.

02 April 2015

What Does the New York Times Have Against Psychiatry?

Hello. This is Dr. Stephen Normal of Utopian University, speaking to you today for the escaped. My comments today could be titled “Psychiatry Suffers More Loss of Respect” or, ahh, “What Does the New York Times Have Against Psychiatry?”