The Mental Health Consumers/Survivors Movement in the United States
McLean, Athena, Department of Sociology, Anthropology & Social Work
Cambridge University Press
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Mentally ill -- Civil rights; Involuntary treatment; Social movements; Consumers;
Overview of the mental health consumers/survivors movement. Focuses on issues related to forced treatment.
McLean, Athena "The Mental Health Consumers/ Survivor Movement in the U.S.: Ongoing challenges of a civil rights/ social change movement." 2nd ed. A Handbook for the Study of Mental Health. Edited by Teresa Scheid and Tony N. Brown 461-477. Cambridge 2010. http://www.cambridge.org/catalogue/catalogue.asp?isbn=9780521491945