Eyes & Ears – April 2011

Here’s the April 2011 edition of Eyes & Ears, a mental health consumer run newsletter for consumers, their friends & family and mental health professionals.

Download and read the April 2011 issue at:

Online Reading Version of April 2011 Eyes & Ears – with links
Full article version of Eyes & Ears – for printing

Contact the editor at eyes.ears@cascadiabhc.org

Included in this issue:

  • Book Sparks Mental Health Movement
  • The City Club’s report on the Multnomah County’s mental health system and reactions to it
  • Ten years later, what has the death of Jose Meija Poot meant for Portland?
  • A panel of health experts is recommending an overhaul of the Oregon Health Plan
  • NAMI NorthStar news
  • NAMI Walk, Rethinking Psychiatry Two-Day Symposium, Prescription drug turn-in day and national mental health conferences
  • Extra on the online version with links: News on the Oregon State Hospital and Portland Police and more; From patients to prisoners, reform efforts raise questions as large as the changes they propose

Besides other news there are a variety of listings of meetings, services, support groups, job opportunities and more.

Read prior issues of Eyes & Ears by clicking here.