20 million children are taking psychiatric drugs, and parents, legislators and the general public are not being given the documented risks from international drug regulatory agencies and medical journals. CCHR has … Continue Reading
By Peter Gøtzsche, MD; Co-founder of the Cochrane Collaboration.
At the Nordic Cochrane Centre, we have researched antidepressants for several years and I have long wondered why leading professors of psychiatry … Continue Reading
Psychiatry is a paradise for the drug industry, as definitions of psychiatric disorders are vague and easy to manipulate.
My studies in this area lead me to a very uncomfortable conclusion: Our citizens would be … Continue Reading
Labeling a child as mentally ill is stigmatization, not diagnosis. Giving a child a psychiatric drug is poisoning, not treatment.
CCHR Co-founder, Dr. Thomas Szasz, Professor of Psychiatry Emeritus … Continue Reading
ECT (electroconvulsive therapy) involves the application of two electrodes to the head to pass electricity through the brain with the goal of causing an intense seizure or convulsion. The process always damages the … Continue Reading