Model Legislation

Below you will find model legislation against coercive psychiatric practices. Each of these models, along with related information pamphlets have been made downloadable for your use.  These can be presented to state legislators requesting that they help prevent abuse or eradicate it by taking action to protect their constituents, using the “model bills” as guidelines for new legislation.

Mental Health Screening, Child Protection and Informed Consent Act Model Legislation
REGULATION TO BE IMPLEMENTED BY LAW TO PREVENT SCHOOL SETTINGS TO BE USED FOR MENTAL HEALTH SCREENING OR PSYCHOLOGICAL TESTING OF CHILDREN WITHOUT AFFIRMATIVE WRITTEN, PARENTAL INFORMED CONSENT.

Information Pamphlet: Child Drugging: Psychiatry Destroying Lives

Information Pamphlet: Harming Youth: Psychiatry Destroys Young Minds

Electroshock Model Legislation
MODEL REGULATIONS TO BE IMPLEMENTED BY LAW TO PROVIDE WRITTEN INFORMED CONSENT FOR THE TREATMENT OF ELECTROCONVULSIVE (ELECTROSHOCK) THERAPY.

Information Pamphlet: The Brutal Reality: Harmful Psychiatric “Treatments”

Deadly Restraint Model Legislation
REGULATION TO BE ENACTED AS LAW PREVENTING THE USE OF PHYSICAL OR MECHANICAL RESTRAINT PROCEDURES IN PSYCHIATRIC FACILITIES.

Information Pamphlet: Deadly Restraints: Psychiatry’s “Therapeutic” Assault

Involuntary Commitment Model Legislation
TO BE ENACTED AS LAW PROHIBITING INVOLUNTARY COMMITMENT WITHOUT DUE PROCESS OF LAW AND WITH THE PROTECTION OF A PERSON’S RIGHT TO LIBERTY.

Information Pamphlet: Community Ruin: Psychiatry’s Coercive “Care”

Information Pamphlet:  The Real Crisis in Mental Health Today

Model Sexual Exploitation by Therapist Law
ANY PERSON WHO IS OR WHO HOLDS ONESELF OUT TO BE A THERAPIST AND WHO INTENTIONALLY HAS SEXUAL CONTACT WITH A PATIENT OR CLIENT DURING ANY TREATMENT, CONSULTATION, INTERVIEW OR EXAMINATION OR WHILE MAINTAINING A THERAPIST/PATIENT RELATIONSHIP IS GUILTY OF A FELONY.

Information Pamphlet: Psychiatric Rape: Assaulting Women and Children

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