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The UK is helping people stop antidepressants – but still no tapering advice available...

It's now widely accepted that there can be withdrawal effects from antidepressants -  but no tapering guidance or advice is currently available in Ireland Pharmacists...

Opinion: Stephen Fry says psychiatry saved him, but what about listening to those it...

As a voice-hearer of 30 years – and 27 years as a user/survivor of psychiatry - I could say, like Stephen Fry did this...

Escaping the medication maze and beginning to feel again

There are as many different ways to approach this story as there are stories and tales within the story. This is more of a...

Why is the mental health system so reluctant to explore non-medical routes to recovery?

I was delighted to be asked by Liam MacGabhann, a co-founder and member of Mad in Ireland to write a blog about some important...

Raising awareness about the side effects of psychiatric medications

I have been a member of the Our Rights and Medication Advocacy Group (ORAM) for a few years now and I am writing to...