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TITLE OF PRESENTATION: Changing the Treatment Paradigm Locally for Those who Experience Psychosis SYNOPSIS: This workshop outlines how diverse persons with lived experience provided outreach, made presentations and ran groups in ways that honored their lived experience with “psychosis.” Imagine how a system populated with such specialists might improve treatment for those who […]
Author, Clyde Dee, wins in four categories to add to growing list of awards for his memoir about surviving a “Schizophrenia” diagnosis! Clyde Dee, author of Fighting for Freedom in America: Memoir of a “Schizophrenia” and Mainstream Cultural Delusions (Outskirts Press,) was selected a multi-winner in the first annual (2016) Human Relations Indie Book Awards. […]
Dear Editors: I wanted to thank the Daily News for covering the Deborah Danner shooting in a way that bears witness to experiences of stigma, oppression, and extreme isolation that Ms. Danner went through. As a licensed mental health practitioner who has been exceedingly lucky to be able to provide services to extraordinary individuals like […]
“Fighting for Freedom in America” is a 2016 Readers’ Favorite Honorable Mention in the Non-Fiction – Biography category!
For Immediate Release: September 24, 2016 Reader’s Favorite recognizes “Fighting for Freedom in America” in its 2016 international book award contest. The 2016 Readers’ Favorite International Book Award Contest featured thousands of contestants from over a dozen countries. Oakland, California. Readers’ Favorite has become the fastest growing book review and award contest site on the […]
As a Nation we need to learn about how to heal from mass shootings, not exacerbate them. Learning to learn from those who remain in back wards instead of further discriminating and devaluing them may help. So can groups that examine “psychosis!” So often the public goes to catastrophes in order to learn its […]