The Chemical Imbalance Scam

One of the subjects that I have taught for over twenty-five years is psychopharmacology. It might be helpful to challenge one of the great myths about mental disorders, namely that they are caused by chemical imbalances. This myth is founded on some of the tricks that are pulled in so-called scientific research in psychology and psychiatry…

Environmental Issues & Mental Health

American Academy of Environmental Medicine — Promotes Optimum Health Through Prevention and Safe and Effective Treatments http://www.aaemonline.org Agency for Toxic Substances & Disease Registry —…

Alternatives

THE RIGHT TO INFORMED CONSENT There are numerous medical and non-harmful alternatives to psychiatric diagnoses and psychiatric drugs, including standard medical care that does not…

Pharma Makes a Killing

Psychiatric Drugs are Big Business—and the Psychiatric/Pharmaceutical Industry is Making a Killing—$84 Billion Per Year The primary reason people take psychiatric drugs is because they’ve…

About Us

Mission Statement: The Citizens Commission on Human Rights (CCHR) is a non-profit, non-political, non-religious mental health industry watchdog whose mission is to eradicate abuses committed…