Eyes & Ears – June 2011

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

Download and read the June 2011 issue at:

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

For more information or to get involved and help create Eyes & Ears, contact the editor at eyes.ears@cascadiabhc.org

Included in this issue:
* Psychiatric Drugs Aren’t Always the Fix for Mental lllness plus a commentary on the article
* Federal Probe of Portland Police
* Psychiatric Security Review Board Reform Moves Forward
* Borderline Personality Disorder and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy
* Extra on the online version with links: Can Our Medical Model of Care Be Remade?; One man’s war:mental illness and the intersection with art: NY Review of 3 books on the new mental health care movement; Cheryl Kidd joins defendant patients at Oregon State Hospital; and more
* Coming Events: Rethinking Psychiatry follow up meeting, Chinese Medicine Views on Mental Health and Wellness, Downtown Compassion free health clinic, and more

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