A piece responding to the idea that mentally ill persons should be forced to take medication for the “protection of the public.”
A controversial practice, “CTOs” permit the involuntary treatment of psychiatric service-users outside of the hospital setting. This article describes their use in B.C.
Here is a short article on the potential advantages and challenges concerning psychiatric consumer participation in research.
Here is more information on CONKER, and the goal of collaboration in research with mental health service users.
The report in the last post was made into a PowerPoint presentation, and here is a link to that.