Welcome to Antipsychiatry Dao.
We will help to hasten the abolition of psychiatric coercion.
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What is antipsychiatry?
Antipsychiatry can mean different things to different people. For the purposes of antipsychiatry.net antipsychiatry means to be against psychiatric coercion. This is a Szaszian view, that psychiatric coercion should be outlawed. Thomas Szasz wrote a whole book about antipsychiatry, entitled Antipsychiatry: Quackery Squared. In this book, Szasz lambasts antipsychiatry.
Szasz was and still is labeled as being an “antipsychiatrist”. Szasz rejected the label of antipsychiatry.