MindFreedom International (MFI) with generous support from the Foundation for Excellence in Mental Health Care (FEMHC) is launching “Voices for Choices”, to train psychiatric survivors, family members, and allies to advocate effectively for choices and alternatives in the mental health system.
As a part of ‘Voices for Choices’, MFI will host a free webinar on Sunday, August 19th at 5:00 pm EST entitled: Voices for Choices: Organizing for Alternatives to Forced Psychiatric Intervention
Places are limited to 100, so reserve your place TODAY!
In this webinar, the second in a series, panelists Adrian Bernard, Hilary Melton, and Caroline Mazel-Carlton will present their findings from years of working with people in distress without forced drugging and shock. This webinar will help you
• Understand the challenges and rewards of creating safe, alternative spaces for supporting individuals who are psychiatrically labeled.
• Increase your ability to connect with potential allies and peers.
• Acquire tools and training to become a more effective activist and/or advocate for alternatives in your community.