Category Archives: scapegoating

A Quest for Answers

“All effective propaganda must be limited to a very few points and must harp on these in slogans until the last member of the public understands what you want him to understand.” ~Adolf Hitler Every day, people contact us in a quest to navigate their state’s commitment laws and mental illness systems. Many times they […]

Posted in "bipolar disorder", "mental illness", "schizophrenia", biobabble, child abuse, childhood bipolar disorder, children and psychiatric drugs, consumertocracy, DJ Jaffe, domestic violence, ethics get in the way, eugenics, euthanasia, forced psychiatric "treatment", history, human rights, I love you NAMI Dearest, Inspiration, involuntary commitment, mental hygiene arrest, NAMI mommies, NAMI propaganda, police brutality, preventable tragedies, psychiatric drugs as "treatment", psychiatric survivors, restraint, restraint chair, scapegoating, shit-based practices, terrorists, The Lazies, Torrey Stories, trauma, Treatment Advocacy Center, violence, who needs civil rights anyway? | 3 Comments

BringChange2theParadigm?

This is clearly an attempt by some dirty little girl to undermine the wonderful advocacy work of our favorite Borderline, Ms. Glenn Close and the stellar BringChange2Mind organization. I am appalled!

Posted in "bipolar disorder", "mental illness", "schizophrenia", BringChange2Mind.org, child abuse, childhood bipolar disorder, children and psychiatric drugs, domestic violence, ethics get in the way, forced psychiatric "treatment", human rights, I love you NAMI Dearest, Inspiration, involuntary commitment, lies, mental hygiene arrest, NAMI mommies, psychiatric drugs as "treatment", psychiatric survivors, rape, scapegoating, sexual abuse, shit-based practices, The Lazies, Torrey Stories, trauma, Treatment Advocacy Center, violence, who needs civil rights anyway? | 6 Comments

NamiDearest Interviews BJ Daffy on The Commitment Hour

Join your gracious host, NamiDearest as she and mental illness policy hero, BJ Daffy tackle the growing problem of the Consumertocracy and discuss ways to get around the annoying rights of the mentally ill. We prefer to talk about them without them.

Posted in "bipolar disorder", "mental illness", "schizophrenia", biobabble, consumertocracy, ethics get in the way, forced psychiatric "treatment", human rights, involuntary commitment, lies, NAMI mommies, NAMI propaganda, New York State, preventable tragedies, psychiatric drugs as "treatment", psychiatric survivors, scapegoating, shit-based practices, The Commitment Hour, The Lazies, Treatment Advocacy Center, who needs civil rights anyway? | 25 Comments

EDP! EDP! The Consumertocracy runs amok in the streets of Albany!

Fellow NamiDearests, We bring you an emergency broadcast. On 1-11-11, the consumertocracy  descended upon Albany with their ranting, unreasonable requests for human rights. They thronged  the streets brandishing large, orange inflatable weapon-type thingies, beating on street signs and generally disrupting the status quo.  Watch the startling footage from their public rampage: They forced their way […]

Posted in "bipolar disorder", "mental illness", Albany, consumertocracy, DJ Jaffe, ethics get in the way, human rights, Inspiration, involuntary commitment, Legislative Educational Awareness Day, NAMI mommies, NAMI propaganda, New York State, psychiatric drugs as "treatment", psychiatric survivors, restraint, scapegoating, Treatment Advocacy Center, who needs civil rights anyway? | 14 Comments

This is not the treatment the mentally ill deserve

The restraint and beating of the mentally ill should not be left to law enforcement. Psychiatric patients should be restrained and beaten AND medicated in a therapeutic mental health facility by trained psychiatric medical professionals. We at Nami Dearest advocate relentlessly to bring about new laws that will make psychiatric incarceration possible for more of […]

Posted in "mental illness", ethics get in the way, involuntary commitment, jail, mental hygiene arrest, police brutality, psychiatric drugs as "treatment", restraint, restraint chair, scapegoating, shit-based practices, violence, who needs civil rights anyway? | 2 Comments

Traveling for the holidays may cause severe mental illness

Severe mental illness and traveling for the holidays For many families, the holidays frequently mean a time for travel, as well as a great deal of stressful arguments and an increase in depression and suicide with as loved ones start flying in from around the country, rendering ineffective the “geographical cure”. Unfortunately travel, especially flying, […]

Posted in "mental illness", airport screening, DJ Jaffe, flying, I love you NAMI Dearest, involuntary commitment, NAMI mommies, psychiatric drugs as "treatment", scapegoating, shit-based practices, terrorists, Torrey Stories, travel, travel safety, traveling for the holidays, TSA, who needs civil rights anyway? | Leave a comment

Ancient Families of the Mentally Ill:Back when tragedies weren’t preventable with meds…

The untimely death of Jesus of Nazareth may have been prevented if his severe and persistent mental illness had been properly treated, but alas, there were no miraculous antipsychotic medications 2000 years ago, and they, unfortunately, were forced to crucify the young man. No, my friends, there was no NAMI Nazareth to assist the needy […]

Posted in "mental illness", biobabble, history, Inspiration, Jesus, preventable tragedies, psychiatric drugs as "treatment", scapegoating, Torrey Stories, violence | 10 Comments

I love you Nami Dearest

Dale Milfay has tried everything to help her son Andre, everything except discussing his feelings with him while she was busy listening to President Bush give his State of the Union Address. Dale, like other NAMI mommies, knows that her son’s need to discuss his feelings is a symptom of his mental illness. On January […]

Posted in "bipolar disorder", biobabble, I love you NAMI Dearest, involuntary commitment, mental hygiene arrest, NAMI mommies, NAMI propaganda, psychiatric drugs as "treatment", scapegoating, shit-based practices, Torrey Stories | 7 Comments

How Can I Get My Pain-In-The-Ass Family Member Committed?

How can my I get my pain-in-the-ass family member committed? The above question is commonly raised by families seeking treatment chemical restraint and/or incarceration in a psychiatric facility for someone they love want to scapegoat, silence, control, publicly discredit, hide or get out of the way. Unfortunately, the reality of treatment in the United States, […]

Posted in "bipolar disorder", "mental illness", "schizophrenia", biobabble, child abuse, childhood bipolar disorder, children and psychiatric drugs, DJ Jaffe, ethics get in the way, forced psychiatric "treatment", human rights, Inspiration, involuntary commitment, lies, mental hygiene arrest, NAMI mommies, NAMI propaganda, police brutality, psychiatric drugs as "treatment", restraint, scapegoating, shit-based practices, substance abuse, terrorists, The Lazies, trauma, Treatment Advocacy Center, violence, who needs civil rights anyway? | 4 Comments