Julie Greene – Short Bio

After three decades as a “patient,” Julie Greene began to write about human rights abuses in the System, a battle that almost killed her. Today she continues to joyfully expose psychiatry. Her upcoming book explains how she overcame her eating disorder by rejecting the myths she was taught in therapy.


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.