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AmyK

Watch this movie about a Norwegian woman’s  horrific journey through the “mental illness” system. Today she is free and wants to tell the world about the many devastating flaws in healthcare. 

 

https://www.thehappypillfilm.com/

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FarmGirlWorks

Thanks, @AmyK... so, so brave. I love that Silje confronted the head of psychiatry at that hospital (even if he would not admit that they made a mistake) and esp. her first psychiatrist who admitted that she was "unlucky" from their treatment but did not even apologize. I was going to say "unbelievable" but it is all too believable. I was conflicted by the researcher who said she didn't have a "success story" because she lost so many years of her life to bad psychiatry... I still believe that even if we've been wronged -- and she was so, so wronged -- we can make a "success" story somehow. I think her speaking at conferences with Lone is a "success."

 

I read your signature: are you off zoloft as of June 2018? Or was it 2017? How are you doing? Crazy that after 4 months you had to taper.

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Glosmom

This is powerful to watch! Thank you for sharing. May all those who want to get off these medications do so, as safely as possible.  Peace, Glosmom

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gentlehermione

How many others are there who have been "labelled" with a mental disorder? And are still poly drugged for conditions that they probably don't have? 

 

I found the film profoundly upsetting. It is tragic that Silje lost 10 years of her life to psychiatry's "madness".

 

 

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gentlehermione
3 hours ago, gentlehermione said:

How many others are there who have been "labelled" with a mental disorder?

 

 

My apologies, it should be psychiatric disorder...

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