Lisa D. – Short Bio

Lisa D. is a psychiatric survivor, wife, and mother of five adopted children who owns and operates an off-premise catering company with her husband. She loves to garden and do yoga, and she hopes to one day help others through the psychiatric drug withdrawal battle, though how, she’s not yet sure.


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.