A White Paper released by the UK branch of the Citizens Commission on Human Rights (CCHR) highlights the problem in the National Health Service (NHS) where psychiatrists are including children and adolescents in the pill-popping bonanza eating away at the already strained NHS budget.
Diagnosing children with the so-called psychiatric condition ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder), psychiatrists are prescribing drugs similar to cocaine. They are classified as “Central Nervous System stimulants and other drugs used for ADHD,” examples are Ritalin, Concerta and Strattera….
In what has become an annual event, CCHR UK and supporters travelled to the historic city of Edinburgh to join the Scots in a protest against the psychiatric practice of labelling children with manufactured ‘disorders.’
The protest coincided with the opening of an International Congress hosted by the Royal College of Psychiatrists’ at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre on Morrison Street….