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Aurora Theater Shooter Felt Mania and Hatred After Taking Psychiatric Drugs Linked To Violence

Aurora Theater Shooter Felt Mania and Hatred After Taking Psychiatric Drugs Linked To Violence

The first time they met, the psychiatrist who treated Aurora theater shooter James Holmes prescribed him psychiatric drugs linked to violence and homicide, even though Holmes openly admitted he was obsessively having thoughts of killing people. In fact, Holmes told the psychiatrist that his homicidal thoughts “were the worst they had been.” Some time after […]

Why Is There An Anti-Psychiatry Movement?

Why Is There An Anti-Psychiatry Movement?

Behaviorism and Mental Health – March 23, 2015 By Philip Hickey, Ph.D. On February 18, the eminent psychiatrist Jeffrey Lieberman, MD, former President of the APA, published a video and transcript on Medscape. The article was titled, What Does the New York Times Have Against Psychiatry? and was essentially a fatuous diatribe against Tanya Lurhmann, […]

Antidepressants Found In Home Of Germanwings Co-pilot Who Deliberately Crashed Plane

Antidepressants Found In Home Of Germanwings Co-pilot Who Deliberately Crashed Plane

German police have reportedly found antidepressants in the home of the co-pilot suspected of deliberately crashing a Germanwings jet into the French Alps, killing himself and the other 149 people on board. Initial reports said investigators seized a number of “medicines for the treatment of psychological illness” in the apartment of Andreas Lubitz, and found […]

Researchers See Antidepressants As Obstacle to Recovery from Depression

Researchers See Antidepressants As Obstacle to Recovery from Depression

Researchers who reviewed existing research, looking for evidence to support the unproven theory that low levels of the brain chemical serotonin cause depression, have concluded the theory appears to be wrong. According to the researchers’ paper, posted by the journal Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, the best available evidence appears to show that there is more […]

Users of Today’s More Potent Marijuana At Greater Risk Of Psychosis

Users of Today’s More Potent Marijuana At Greater Risk Of Psychosis

A British study published recently in the medical journal The Lancet found that the risk of psychosis was more than five times higher for those who used high-potency marijuana daily than for those who had never tried marijuana. The risk was three times higher for those who used high-potency marijuana less frequently.  The risk was […]

CSU Student With Bizarre Behavior Had An Unprescribed Psychostimulant – A Growing Trend On College Campuses

CSU Student With Bizarre Behavior Had An Unprescribed Psychostimulant – A Growing Trend On College Campuses

A Fort Collins teen accused of stealing an ambulance on November 2, fleeing in it to Loveland and then crashing the vehicle was reportedly in possession of Adderall, a psych drug with the known side effects of delusions, mania and aggression. According to the Fort Collins Coloradoan, Stefan Sortland, 18, would not follow police commands […]

Major Study Reveals ADHD Drugs Were Never Proven Safe Or Effective

Major Study Reveals ADHD Drugs Were Never Proven Safe Or Effective

A recent study led by researchers from Boston Children’s Hospital, the Department of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School and several other institutions, concludes that the clinical trials for drugs approved as treatment for so-called ADHD were not designed to assess adverse events or long-term safety and effectiveness. According to investigative journalist Kelly Patricia O’Meara, researchers […]

Psych Drug Found In Home Of Cañon City Murder-Suicide

Psych Drug Found In Home Of Cañon City Murder-Suicide

A retired Cañon City police officer who shot and killed his wife before taking his own life had been prescribed a psychiatric drug with known side effects of severely abnormal behavior, emotional changes, and disturbing thoughts or behavior that could involve suicide or harm to others. In a crime that shocked this small community, Daniel […]

Psychiatry’s Role in Military Suicides Exposed

Psychiatry’s Role in Military Suicides Exposed

Today, with the military around the world awash in psychiatric drugs, 23 soldiers and veterans are committing suicide every day.  More soldiers are dying from psychiatric “treatment” than on the battlefield. CCHR’s powerful new documentary, “Hidden Enemy: Inside Psychiatry’s Covert Agenda,” is the first to fully expose the decades-long history of psychiatry’s use of military […]

Colorado Springs Psychologist Settles With U.S. Attorney’s Office Over Allegations of Improper Insurance Billing

Colorado Springs Psychologist Settles With U.S. Attorney’s Office Over Allegations of Improper Insurance Billing

A Colorado Springs psychologist has agreed to pay $86,675.68 to settle allegations that he wrongly billed TRICARE, the United States military health insurance program, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Colorado announced. The U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado also entered a consent judgment against the doctor, David Hatfield, age 48, […]

ADHD Expert Claims Disorder is ‘Not a Real Disease’ and EVERYONE Fits At Least Two of the Criteria Used for Diagnosis

ADHD Expert Claims Disorder is ‘Not a Real Disease’ and EVERYONE Fits At Least Two of the Criteria Used for Diagnosis

Daily Mail – March 30, 2014 By Sophie Borland A second world-renowned scientist has come forward to support claims that ADHD is not a real disease, but a description of symptoms. Dr Bruce Perry said most people displayed signs of the condition at some point in their lives. He also said psychostimulant drugs, such as Ritalin, used to […]

Irregular Bedtimes Linked To Children’s Behavior Problems

Irregular Bedtimes Linked To Children’s Behavior Problems

Children who do not have fixed bedtimes are more likely to experience behavior problems, according to a study published in the journal Pediatrics. What’s more, as children progressed through early childhood without a regular bedtime, their behavior continually got worse. The good news is that these effects are reversible.  Children who were changed to regular […]