Daisy Anderson – Short Bio

In The Daisy Project, Daisy’s upcoming book, she shares her insider knowledge as a former mental health nurse and as a former psychiatric patient. Her story exposes the inner workings of the psychiatric system and how to overcome the barriers successfully. Daisy co-authored a booklet with Janet Currie, titled What People Need to Know about Psychiatric Drugs, and has contributed to www.psychmedaware.org.


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.