September 3rd, Bradford, England: 3-hour Learning Intensive on Psychiatric Drug Tapering and Community Discussion on Withdrawal Supports
Routes to Liberation from Psychiatric Drug Dependence- Soteria Bradford Relaunch
In the morning, Laura Delano will offer a learning intensive that walks participants through a broad overview of the safest known layperson taper protocols, along with important factors to consider in advance of starting a taper that increase the odds of a smooth, successful withdrawal. For details on the rest of the day, click on the link below.
The event is organized by Soteria Bradford. Registration is required.
About Laura Delano: Laura is an ex-psychiatric patient and the Executive Director of Inner Compass Initiative (ICI), a U.S.-based non-profit organization providing information that facilitates more informed choices regarding psychiatric drugs and diagnoses, and resources that support people who wish to leave, bypass, or build community beyond the mental health system. She also leads ICI’s The Withdrawal Project (TWP), the world’s most comprehensive web-based resource for safer psychiatric drug withdrawal. Laura has spoken in Latin America, Europe, and across North America about her personal experiences in the mental health system, and she leads workshops aimed at helping people explore what it means to take and come off psychiatric drugs. You can find out more about Laura and ICI at www.theinnercompass.org/about.
When and Where: September 3rd 10-16:30 BST at Victoria Hall in Saltaire, Shipley, England.