Take Action - Get Involved In The Fight For Human Rights

The Citizens Commission on Human Rights not only exposes human rights violations in the field of mental health, but actively works alongside individuals and groups the world over to bring about much needed reform. There are many ways you can help.

Educate Yourself - Read About psychiatric Fraud and Abuse.

CCHR has many free booklets on psych abuses in different aspects of society. Read them and become informed! Talk to your friends!

Call In To A Talk Show.

To object to drugging school children.
To expose the folly of including mental health “treatment” in health insurance.
To relate bad results you have experienced from psychiatry.

Give A CCHR Booklet or DVD To A Friend Or Opinion Leader and encourage them to DO something about it.


Call, Write, E-Mail, FAX, or Visit with Your Local, State and Federal Legislators and other government officials:

To educate them on CCHR issues and bills of interest.
To demand that damaging and expensive psychiatric ”treatments“ be removed from health insurance mandates.
To get psych drugs and psych programs removed from public schools.
To get mandatory state reporting on harm from Electro Convulsive Therapy (ECT.)
To cut funding of bogus government mental health programs.
To comment on state and national bills of interest.

Write A Letter To The Editor

of a newspaper or magazine to express your opinion on pro- or anti-psych articles they have published.

Report Adverse Drug Reactions

Report all instances of complaints and adverse psychotropic drug reactions to your national drug regulatory agency. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) reports that probably only 1 to 10 percent of all adverse drug effects are being reported by patients and physicians. Only through the reporting of all adverse drug reactions (side effects) will the full risks of psychiatric drugs come to light. In the U.S., go direct to

There Are Many Other Ways To Help Out

Some of our Members might want to volunteer their time to help clean up the field of mental health in North Texas, and other areas. Ask us what volunteer activities are currently going on.

Sign up as a CCHR Dallas Volunteer.

Distribute CCHR fliers in public places.

Place CCHR booklets, pamphlets, fliers and DVDs in public libraries.

Contact police, attorneys general, prosecutors, and coroners to ensure that investigators check for the presence of psychiatric drugs in violent crimes.

Book CCHR spokespeople on radio and television talk and news shows, and for school, community and social events.

Go to your state capitol to speak with legislators about psychiatric violations of human rights.

Monitor your state legislature for psychiatric and mental health bills.

Become a Human Rights Investigator and document cases of psychiatric fraud and abuse.

Check public records to find out what previous crimes a psychiatrist, psychologist or mental health facility has committed.

Sign our petitions.

Support our legislative campaigns.

Place CCHR ads and public service announcements in the media.

Pursue refunds for failed treatments. Seek legal advice about obtaining a refund for yourself or your insurance company for any payments made for psychiatric or psychological treatment that did not achieve the promised improvement of result.