Psychiatrist Peter Stastny talks about his decades-long work as an anti-psychiatrist psychiatrist, problems with the hospital system and medications, and the international movement to create alternatives. Peter is one of the main organizers of INTAR, the International Network of Treatment Alternatives for Recovery.
Listen to this and cry but also be happy that there are such wonderful human beings working for us out there. And then get mad and do something about changing the system.
A very good interview with very good information. Please take the time to listen.
This guy is what all psychiatrists should model themselves by. He speaks like one of us. He knows empathically what it’s like and that is clear.