Barry Duncan – Short Bio

Consumer Voice and Choice: Barry is author of 15 books including What’s Right With You, highlighting the power of consumer partnership and the evidence for first-line psychosocial, not medical, intervention. His consumer feedback approach is a SAMHSA evidence-based practice, implemented across the US and globally.


Mad in America hosts blogs by a diverse group of writers. These posts are designed to serve as a public forum for a discussion—broadly speaking—of psychiatry and its treatments. The opinions expressed are the writers’ own.