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Beyond Conflict

Beyond Conflict

From Self-Help and Psychotherapy to Peacemaking by Peter Breggin, M.D. paperback published by St. Martin’s Press   “This book addresses the very core of what it means to be human.” Emilio Viano, Ph.D, professor at the School of Public Affairs, The American University

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The War Against Children of Color

War Against Children of Color

Psychiatry Targets Inner City Youth      How the drugs, programs, and theories of the psychiatric establishment are threatening America’s children with a medical ‘cure’ for violence.      by Peter Breggin, M.D. co-authored with Ginger Ross Breggin     In 1992, Dr. Peter Breggin and Ginger Ross Breggin inspired […]

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Reclaiming Our Children

Reclaiming Our Children

A Healing Plan for a Nation in Crisis      by Peter Breggin, MD   Dr. Breggin was motivated to write Reclaiming Our Children by witnessing, along with millions of other Americans, the events surrounding the shootings at Columbine High School as they unfolded  first on television and then in the […]

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Talking Back To Ritalin (Revised)

What Doctors Aren’t Telling You About Stimulants and ADHD     by Peter Breggin, M.D. with a forward by Dick Scruggs, JD Paperback published by Perseus Books     Dr. Peter Breggin’s book: Talking Back to Ritalin details the side effects and potential problems with Ritalin and other stimulants. It […]

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The Antidepressant Fact Book

The Antidepressant Fact Book

What Your Doctor Won’t Tell You About Prozac, Zoloft, Paxil, Celexa and Luvox by Peter Breggin, MD published by Perseus Books Known as “the Ralph Nader of psychiatry,” Dr. Peter Breggin has been the medical expert in countless court cases involving the use or misuse of psychoactive medications. This unusual […]

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The Ritalin Fact Book

The Ritalin Fact Book: What Your Doctor Won’t Tell You About ADHD and Stimulant Drugs by Peter Breggin, MD Paperback published by Perseus Books This book is the easiest and most direct way to get information on the stimulant drugs including Ritalin, Ritalin SR, Adderall, Adderall XR, Dexedrine, Focalin, Concerta, […]

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Talking Back to Prozac

What Doctors Aren’t Telling You About Prozac and the Newer Antidepressants   By Peter Breggin MD and Ginger Breggin   Authors Peter R Breggin MD and Ginger Breggin have re-released their seminal book Talking Back to Prozac: What Doctors Aren’t Telling You About Prozac and the Newer Antidepressants with a […]

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The Heart of Being Helpful

The Heart of Being Helpful

The Heart of Being Helpful: Empathy and the Creation of a Healing Presence by Peter Breggin, M.D. Paperback published by Springer Publishing Company   Dr. Breggin illustrates the importance of developing a therapeutic bond, or healing presence, between helping professionals and their clients. He provides useful vignettes, case studies, and […]

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Your Drug May Be Your Problem

Your Drug May Be Your Problem

How and Why to Stop Taking Psychiatric Medications by Peter Breggin M.D. and David Cohen Ph.D. Paperback updated edition by Perseus Books The first book to expose the shortcomings of psychiatric drugs and to guide patients and doctors through the process of withdrawing from them. while supplies last     Whether the […]

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Dimensions of Empathic Therapy

Dimensions of Empathic Therapy Peter Breggin, MD, Ginger Ross Breggin, Fred Bemak, PhD (Editors) Out of Print This inspiring contribution to the helping professions delves into empathy as a cornerstone of personal life as well as professional practice. Renowned contributors from various mental health disciplines — psychiatry, counseling, and social […]

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