SIMPLE TRUTHS ABOUT PSYCHIATRY

 

A video series by Peter R. Breggin, MD

 

In July 2012, Dr. Breggin began releasing a video series dealing with important aspects of psychiatry, psychology and mental health. The series titled Simple Truths about Psychiatry began with these five topics:

 

1. Do You Have a Biochemical Imbalance?
2. How Do Psychiatric Drugs Really Work?
3. What is Medication Spellbinding?
4. How to Help Deeply Disturbed Persons
5. How to Help Suicidal Depressed Persons

 

The presentations are lively and to the point, and have been very popular. Further information on all the topics can be found in Dr. Breggin’s many books and articles including Psychiatric Drug Withdrawal: A Guide for Prescribers, Therapists, Patients and their Families, which describes the hazards of psychiatric drugs as well as how to withdraw from them.

 

 

Simple Truth 9: Stop the Psych Drugging of Children—Now!


  This is the third and final in a series of three videos about children and psychiatry drugs. Psychiatrist Peter R. Breggin MD describes why it’s time to consider a ban on giving any psychiatric diagnoses and drugs to children. For too many children, it leads to the destruction of their lives. This is straight-talk science. For more information see Dr. Breggin's professional webpage and his books, including huis two most recent books, Psychiatric Drug Withdrawal: A Guide for Prescribers, Therapists, Patients and Their Families and Guilt, Shame and Anxiety: Understanding and Overcoming Negative Emotion.


For Dr. Breggin’s scientific article about stopping the drugging of children, go here.

 
 
 

Simple Truth 8: ADHD Kids—A Lifelong Road to Tragedy


  This is the second in a series of three videos about children and psychiatry drugs. Psychiatrist Peter R. Breggin MD describes how the ADHD diagnosis leads to stimulant drugs and then too often a lifelong experience as a consumer of increasing numbers of psychiatric drugs. The result for many children is an adulthood of drug-induced disability, diminished accomplishments, and a poor quality of life. This is straight-talk science. For more information see Dr. Breggin's professional webpage and his books, including huis two most recent books, Psychiatric Drug Withdrawal: A Guide for Prescribers, Therapists, Patients and Their Families and Guilt, Shame and Anxiety: Understanding and Overcoming Negative Emotion.


For Dr. Breggin’s scientific article about stopping the drugging of children, go here.

 
 
 

Simple Truth 7: Stimulant Drugs Crush the Life out of Children


  This is the first in a series of three videos about children and psychiatry drugs. Psychiatrist Peter R. Breggin MD describes how stimulants really work—by impairing your child’s brain, reducing or even crushing spontaneity, and enforcing obsessive-compulsive compliance with authority. This is straight-talk science. For more information see Dr. Breggin's professional webpage and his books, including huis two most recent books, Psychiatric Drug Withdrawal: A Guide for Prescribers, Therapists, Patients and Their Families and Guilt, Shame and Anxiety: Understanding and Overcoming Negative Emotion.


For Dr. Breggin’s scientific article about stopping the drugging of children, go here.
 
 
 

6. Psychiatric Drugs Are More Dangerous Than You Ever Imagined


 
 
 

5. How to Help Suicidal Depressed Persons


 
 
 
 

4. How to Help Deeply Disturbed Persons


 
 
 
 

3. What is Medication Spellbinding?


 
 
 
 

2. How Do Psychiatric Drugs Really Work?


 
 
 
 

1. Do You Have a Biochemical Imbalance?