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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 [...]

Behavioral Problems in Young Children Are Linked to Soft Drinks

Behavioral Problems in Young Children Are Linked to Soft Drinks

The reason young children fight too much or can’t pay attention could be found in the pop they drink A new study published in The Journal of Pediatrics finds that aggression, attention problems and even withdrawn behavior in young children are all linked to the consumption of soft drinks. Prior studies had established the association [...]

No Surprise: Psych Drugs Found in Apartment of Aurora Theater Shooter James Holmes

No Surprise: Psych Drugs Found in Apartment of Aurora Theater Shooter James Holmes

Two psychiatric drugs with known links to violence, homicidal thoughts, and homicide were found during a police search of the apartment of James Holmes, charged with killing 12 people and injuring 58 others in a shooting spree at an Aurora, Colorado movie theater on July 20. According to newly unsealed court documents, the prescription drugs [...]

Centennial Man With A History of Psych Drugs Allegedly Poisoned His Mother

Centennial Man With A History of Psych Drugs Allegedly Poisoned His Mother

Part of the ongoing series: Killers On Psych Drugs – Psych-Drugged Accused Or Convicted Killers In yet another bizarre act of violence with a link to psychiatric drugs, a man with a long history of mental-health treatment allegedly murdered his own mother. Ari Liggett, 24, appearing in Arapahoe County District Court Friday, was arrested last [...]

Patient Allegedly Kidnapped by State Hospital Staff

Patient Allegedly Kidnapped by State Hospital Staff

Civil Rights Lawsuit Filed in Denver Federal Court A lawsuit has been filed in U.S. District Court in Denver alleging that a woman languishing in legal limbo at the Colorado Mental Health Institute at Pueblo (CMHIP) was kidnapped by CMHIP staff and forcibly transported to a Denver area hospital to undergo a surgical procedure against [...]

Colorado Springs Psychologist Arrested For Allegedly Sexually Assaulting Her Military Client

Colorado Springs Psychologist Arrested For Allegedly Sexually Assaulting Her Military Client

A licensed psychologist in Colorado Springs was arrested December 31 and charged with sexually assaulting a client who is a combat veteran. Dr. Janice Husted is accused of having a sexual relationship with a young man assigned to her to receive counseling related to his combat deployments. Husted states in her online Healthcare Professions Profile [...]

Please Sign CCHR’s Petition Demanding Investigation of Link Between Psychiatric Drugs And Violence

Please Sign CCHR’s Petition Demanding Investigation of Link Between Psychiatric Drugs And Violence

In all the speculation about what is causing the recent wave of shootings, the one thing they have in common has been largely ignored when it should be receiving urgent attention:  the shooters have received psychiatric treatment, which these days almost always means psychiatric drugs with known links to violence:  International regulatory authorities have issued [...]

Federal Investigation Of The Link Between Shootings and Psychiatric Drugs Is Long Overdue

Today’s school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, in which 20 small children and six adults were killed by an armed gunman, is the latest in a rash of tragic mass murders.  Will it also be the next act of senseless violence linked to psychiatric treatment – and, specifically, to psychiatric drugs? NBC News reports that the [...]

 Sleeping Patient Stabbed In Eyes At Pueblo Psychiatric Institute

Sleeping Patient Stabbed In Eyes At Pueblo Psychiatric Institute

An act of violence at the Colorado Mental Health Institute at Pueblo has cost a patient one eye and possibly her sight in the other. According to the Pueblo Chieftain, a sleeping female patient was stabbed in the eyes and face with scissors last Wednesday by another patient at the state psychiatric facility.  Both were [...]