Author: cdischer

We are spreading the news and raising awareness

After the Ministry for Equality, Labor and Social Affairs in the state of Mecklenburg-West Pomerania showed no interest in informing the public of the major human rights violations taking place in psychiatric hospitals in Neubrandenburg, Stralsund und Ueckermünde, we continued our campaign to raise awareness…

Awareness building in Neubrandenburg

The fate of victims is also told in the darker corners of Neubrandenburg. A systematic distribution of the flyer “Psychiatry’s Destructive Force” has been arranged for every neighborhood in the city. Dr. Christian Discher

Psychiatry’s Destructive Force

How can these practices in Germany be compatible with the guiding principles set out in the UN CRPD? What do such practices have to do with inclusion? Why are those responsible not subjected to closer inspection and scrutiny? If we succeed at shedding light on…

Ernest: Victim of Forced Psychiatry and Torture

While the victims of the arbitrary methods practiced at these “normal” psychiatric and psychotherapy clinics in Germany fight in vain for their rights, with no political lobby on their side, families of people who are committed due to a criminal offence at the forensic psychiatric…