Mental Health Alert!

Dr. Linda Sonna, B.A., M.Ed., Ph.D.

The first three books below reveal the dark side of Western culture's medication madness: Major and minor tranquilizers, antidepressants, and amphetamines have been driving the exploding rates of mental illness and exacerbating depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, attention deficit disorder, and schizophrenia. Moreover, mental, emotional, and behavioral conditions that were routinely cured with psychotherapy in the past have now become lifelong sentences. Despite the psychiatric community's insistence that "talk therapy" cannot relieve psychic suffering and entrenched belief that problems are caused by brain disorders, researchers have not been able to identify aberrant genes, chemical imbalances, or disease. The impressive structural abnormalities in clear evidence the PET-scan images of schizophrenics and ADHD sufferers are the result of the patients' long-term medication use. See the of review of Mad In America.

Mad in America

Rethinking Madness

Anatomy of an Epidemic

Parent's Guide to ADHD

Madness Explained

Writing to Heal

  Personality Typing

 Child-Centered Play Therapy

  Borderline Personality Disorder

  Borderline Personality Disorder

  Abusive Parents/Sociopaths

  Autism

  Marriage Counselling

  Schizophrenia

  Schizophrenia

  Attachment Disorders

  Marriage Counseling

  Marriage Counseling

  Neuropsychology

Logotherapy (Existentialist Therapy)

  MPD

  Western Culture

  Spirituality

  Psychology of Women

  Understanding Children's Drawings

  Child Psychology/Parenting

  Sibling Relationships

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