RT: Millions of children prescribed antipsychotic drugs they don’t need

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“US psychiatrists prescribe antipsychotic drugs to children in one third of all visits, which is a rate almost three times higher than during the 1990’s.”

We have a national catastrophe,” Dr. Peter Breggin told US News & World Report. “This is a situation where we have ruined the brains of millions of children.  RT

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CCHR: Stop psychiatric labeling of Kids

20 million kids
& adolescents
have been
labeled

mentally ill
and drugged
for mental “disorders”
that are simply based
on checklists of behaviors. (1)


There are no brain scans, x-rays, genetic or blood tests that can prove they are “mentally ill”, yet these children are stigmatized for life with psychiatric disorders, and prescribed dangerous, life-threatening psychiatric drugs. Child drugging is a $4.8 billion-a-year industry. Get the facts about this multi-billion dollar industry that is labeling and drugging kids for profit. (2)

ADHD — The Challenge CCHRInt

CCHR: Psychiatry—Labeling Kids with Bogus ‘Mental Disorders’

The Citizens Commission on Human Rights (CCHR) is a non-profit mental health watchdog, responsible for helping to enact more than 150 laws protecting individuals from abusive or coercive practices. (3)

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