Friday, February 3, 2023

Tag: informed choice

How the Internet Helped Save My Mental Health

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My experience has shown me that if you have enough pain in your life, you will look anywhere for the truth, even if this truth goes against what the medical system is telling you.

Psychiatric Medications: Who Decides?

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One “side effect” of meds is that they can reinforce people’s passivity towards their emotions, obscuring an understanding of themselves as having agency, as being the active creators of their lives — including their emotional lives. This has to be on the table in talking with clients about whether they want medications to be part of their development picture.

We are for truly informed choice; not anti-medications

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I have had quite a few discussions with people who have not heard of the research on this site. Very often as soon as...