Vlado C. — Short Bio

Vlado C’s first exposure to psychiatry came in his thirties when an antidepressant prescription for mild symptoms turned into a full blown crisis and medical emergency.  Having experienced the labels and abuses of the psychiatric field, Vlado is committed to sharing his thoughts and stories to help those similarly impacted.


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.