Why I Am Not a Psychiatrist

In an article for the ‘Bulletin of the Association for the Advancement of Philosophy and Psychiatry’, Scott Waterman, Professor of Psychiatry Emeritus at the University of Vermont, writes about his personal journey through psychiatry over the past several decades.

IIPDW Network Meeting Brings Together Professional and Lived-Experience Expertise

Withdrawal from psychiatric drugs is an issue which is rapidly gaining attention in many parts of the world, yet professional medical circles can sometimes be remote from the discussion. The International Institute for Psychiatric Drug Withdrawal (IIPDW) was created in 2017 to respond to the need to widen the debate and to develop ways to assist people withdrawing safely from psychiatric drugs.