Information and tools to help you self advocate.
This guide, examines the intersections of oppression and mental health struggles, and takes you through the process of creating your own personal wellness document.
- Read Madness & Oppression: Paths to Personal Transformation & Collective Liberation (pdf – opens in a new tab)
Psychiatric Advance Directives (PADs) are documents that you can use to specify your preferences for mental health care during times you are not able to give consent.
- Read more about Psychiatric Advance Directives (pdf – opens in a new tab)
Strategies for changing the power imbalance during medication meetings with psychiatrists
Handouts about your rights within the mental health system, from the Mental Health Legal Advisors Committee (MHLAC).