Dec 30, 2019
Mike Schmidt is running for Multnomah county district attorney with one of the most multi-dimensional views toward the criminalization of the mentally ill we’ve ever heard. Mike’s experience as an inner city school teacher informs his sense of justice and rehabilitation.
Dec 26, 2019
As many as forty percent of foster children are on multiple medications. Dr’s Burnett and McLaren study, research and question whether the medications are necessary and whether the families and prescribing doctors are interested in a lower pharmacological load on children’s bodies. A fascinating look at the trend...
Dec 23, 2019
Dec 19, 2019
Lucy Winer is a director and producer known for the documentary Kings Park: Stories from an American Mental Institution and the creator of Unlocked, a video library and curriculum for researchers, students and professors of psychiatry and psychology. Lucy’s personal experience of being committed to Kings Park as a...
Dec 16, 2019