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After decades of denial, the largest manufacturer of electroconvulsive treatment machines has just admitted for the first time that a risk of “brain damage” is associated with ECT. The unprecedented admission by Somatics, Inc., the manufacturer of Thymatron, came in the form of a Regulatory Update just posted on its […]

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Alert 65 : Listen to Dr. Gøtzsche’s heroic talk and Michael Cornwall on this week’s “Dr. Peter Breggin Hour”

Listen to Dr. Peter Gøtzsche’s heroic and brilliant talk on “The Survival of a Whistleblower.”  Also, this week’s “Dr. Peter Breggin Hour” brings back guest Michael Cornwall PhD, a psychologist who shares his lived experience, therapy skills and profound wisdom with helping people with serious emotional disturbances.  As always, my […]

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Alert 61 : A New Name Inspires Renewed Dedication

Dr. Peter Breggin’s Center for the Study of Empathic Therapy is expanding its outreach with a new name:  The International Center for the Study of Patient-Oriented Psychiatry (ICSPP).  Our goals remain the same while our efforts expand.   Patient-Oriented Psychiatry requires a critical analysis of the self-serving diagnoses and brain-injurious treatments […]

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