Dedicated to creating a new paradigm in mental health care
Mental health disorder labels often act as a cover for societal and situational problems. This paradigm is encouraged and exacerbated by powerful economic interests. By providing a safe, respectful and inclusive space for the sharing of the wealth of information, tools and experiences available to us all in meeting the challenges of mental, emotional and spiritual wellness, Rethinking Psychiatry is creating more hopeful, humane and effective mental health care model.
This site is dedicated with love to our children in appreciation for the light their courage and integrity has cast upon the essential need for a more holistic, compassionate and effective mental health care systemA special thanks to Robert Whitaker for his generosity of spirit and for the message of hope and possibilites that his work continues to inspire and support.
Winter Film Festival beginning January 2012 click here*2nd Annual Symposium
With special guest speaker, Robert Whitaker, author of Anatomy of an Epidemic and Mad in America.May 11 and 12, 2012