MediBee, An App for Psychiatric Med Withdrawal

guest blog by the MediBee team Health monitoring through technological devices is becoming popular. Many have scrapped pen and paper when initiating a withdrawal program, and now use excel sheets to track progress and monitor medicine dosages. MediBee is an app for psychiatric med withdrawal. Silvia Meyer, who is based in Denmark, has added an Read More

Alternatives to Chemical Restraints

Chemical restraints are pharmaceutical drugs used to sedate someone so they can be more easily controlled in a crisis or perceived crisis situation. They are usually tranquilizers, benzodiazepines such as Xanax or Attivan that are given in the form of an injection when they are not consented to. There are a variety of alternatives to Read More

Mental Health Empowerment: Moving Away from Reliance on the Pharmaceutical Industry

By: Emma Snyder Woodside Chaya Grossberg, a native of New York who now resides in Olympia, Washington, is attempting to influence how people view prescription psychiatric medications, mental health empowerment and how we define what it is to be ‘mentally healthy.’ It is not news that prescription drugs, as well as diagnosed cases of mental Read More

Mental Health Perspectives Interview

Mental Health Perspectives Interview with Chaya Grossberg by Emma Snyder Woodside, Evergreen College student studying alternative health. Emma: Could you talk about your mental health perspectives in general? What does it mean to be ‘mentally healthy?’ Chaya: Here’s something I wrote on that: When someone uses the term mental health what do you assume they Read More

Transforming Negative Beliefs

Transforming negative beliefs: Have you ever written a list of the disempowering things you tell yourself and then replaced it with a list of positive things people have actually said about you? Here’s mine if you need some inspiration: Disempowering beliefs/things that were implanted into my brain by evil external forces over and over. not Read More