Dave Cope

David Cope is a 2007 graduate of the US Naval Academy, a 2012 graduate of MIT and a disabled veteran as of 2015. A four-year interaction with psychiatry that began with a prescription for Ativan cost him his career in the US Navy and nearly his life. He continues to recover from exposure to a cocktail of medications that were taken as prescribed to treat anxiety and has committed his limited capacities to inform others about the failures and dangers of the mental health industry.