“We don’t have to live our lives forever defined by the damaging things that have happened to us,” Eleanor Longden says at her Ted Talk this past Thursday. “My psychiatrist said: ‘Don’t tell me what other people have told you about yourself. Tell me about you.’”
MIA relies on the support of its readers to exist. Please consider a donation to help us provide news, essays, podcasts and continuing education courses that explore alternatives to the current paradigm of psychiatric care. Your tax-deductible donation will help build a community devoted to creating such change.