this is me.
Psychiatrists Under Fire in Mental Health Battle
Psychiatry Divided As Mental Health Bible Denounced
DSM-V Is Guide Not Bible — Ignore Its Ten Worst Changes
NIMH vs DSM-V: No One Wins
The New Criteria for Mental Disorders
rebloggable by request!
This will effect autistics!
“The hearing, a followup to his hearing last month in which he reiterated false claims about mental illness and violence, will notably not include a single mentally ill witness. Why not? Because, according to Tim Murphy, mentally ill people are not “competent” to testify about how a relaxation of HIPAA rules would affect their own lives.”
I do not have enough middle fingers to demonstrate how angry this makes me.
Also, if you want more info on HIPAA and why it’s important click here.
this is horrible. i’m gonna change the blog title to “not-competent pride” for a minute because i’m pissed.
NOTHING ABOUT US WITHOUT US!!!!!!!!!!!!
People dedicated to racial justice are often so focused on strengthening our communities, we fail to remain healthy ourselves. Monica Novoa speaks with organizers who are helping the movement mind its own mental health.
Here is a list of memes based on mental illnesses that put a funny spin on what we are going through. Each site also has great admins who can also help with what you are going through. (Thank you… Mental Illness Mouse for providing the list)
you have to go through the day with adults talking down to you, often while confined to a building which looks like a prison. i know it, and i see you, and you are loved.
“If I was to make an educated guess, I would guess that Adam Silver and David Stern and the Rockets organization, some other owners in the league, GMs, want me gone. And why do they want me gone? Because business is about convenience, not about doing what’s necessary. It’s about cutting overhead… And a lot of times, what’s best for us as human beings doesn’t meet that criteria for business people.”
|—||Sigmund Freud (via onlinecounsellingcollege)|