Welcome to CCHR

cchr-international-600Welcome to the Citizens Commission on Human Rights (CCHR), a non-profit, non-political, non-religious mental health industry watchdog whose mission is to eradicate abuses committed under the guise of mental health.   In this role, CCHR has helped to enact more than 150 laws protecting individuals from abusive or coercive mental health practices since it was formed over 48 years ago.   As a non-profit organization, CCHR is funded by your tax-deducible donations and memberships that fuel our broad public awareness campaigns and services to assist the general public. Please take a moment to watch the “What We Believe” video below to better understand our vital mission, and consider becoming part of the cause by becoming an official member of CCHR, or making a tax-deductible donation to help support the cause!  Click here to donate to support the cause/become a member (You can also scroll down the page for more of our resources and information links)

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kidFor information for Parents, visit our Parents Know Your Rights page.

kidFor information about Alternatives to psychiatric diagnosis, labels and treatment, visit our Alternatives page.

side-effects-For information on all psychiatric drug regulatory agency warnings, studies and adverse reaction reports to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, visit our Psychiatric Drug Side Effects page.
no-medical-testsFor information about psychiatric labels, mental disorders, and how psychiatrists admit that mental disorders are not a disease, (verifiable medical condition) visit our About Mental Disorders page.
support-cchrFor more information about our accomplishments, please visit this page