Suicide Hotlines Bill Themselves as Confidential — Even as Some Trace Your Call

Every year US National Suicide Prevention Lifeline centers covertly trace tens of thousands of confidential calls, and police come to homes, schools, and workplaces to forcibly take callers to psychiatric hospitals. Some people’s lives get upended.   Public support for the US National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is soaring. In 2017, the rapper Logic released a

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SAMHSA-National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Call-Tracing Documents and Data

Information obtained through freedom of information access about tracing of calls by US National Suicide Prevention Lifeline centers.

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Will the Mental Health Industry Undermine the Community-based Climate Change Revolution?

As mainstream mental health ideas and approaches are increasingly incorporated by community resilience-building groups, critics warn about the dangers of pathologizing and medicalizing reactions to climate change. Read the article on Mad in America.  

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