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Lauren Tenney

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You don't have to be mad to call in . . . But it helps. From abuse, torture, murder, and slavery coordinated by organized psychiatry to current events and critiques of modern society, we will talk. Have a news tip? Want to be a guest? Have an idea for a show? Call the Talk with Tenney Tip Line: (516)319-4295 24-hours a day. It can be anonymous or you can leave a number for me to follow up with you. In a burst of energy in the middle of the night of May 16, 2014, I decided to establish a call-in radio talk show. Uncertain of what this really entailed, I embarked on this journey and have become more amazed with each step. I am amazed at the response and thank all of the people who have assisted in making this happen! Guests, from the United States and Canada have included people who are: Psychiatric survivors; Users of psychiatry; Advocates; Activists; Life Coaches; Peer workers; Spiritualists; Veterans; Authors of books and articles on psychiatry and anti-psychiatry; Psychologists who work to expose psychiatry; and Those who have stumbled over the show, calling in to learn about these human rights violations that psychiatry commits, which they thought were long-ended. Yvonne Z. Smith has been running "Late Night with a Hero" on this platform for nearly as long! May 2017 starts the fourth year of the Talk with Tenney platform. More conversations! More Open Lines! More Anything Goes! I am booking Summer shows now! Contact me to get involved. www.LaurenTenney.us

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Vast numbers of us find ourselves shamed or ashamed as a direct result of having been psychiatrized. What if this is not an accident? Could it be that toxic shame is a direct intention of psychiatry, not just a byproduct? Is psychiatry... more

August 30, 2015 Special Broadcase 9pm Eastern 8pm Cenral Pat Risser spent over ten years (1973 –1987) as a "mental patient" with over twenty hospitalizations including state hospital and various treatment modalities. His... more

Mike Bachhuber, Executive Director, Independent Living Council of Wisconsin, Madison, WI Mike has worked for social justice for the last four decades, in disability rights since 1997. His work includes Wisconsin's Protection and... more

Yvonne Smith and Lauren Tenney host open lines for further analyses of the MHASP webinar, "Murphy Bill in 2015". Not that they would put it this way, maybe, but the webinar will feature a discussion about three sweeping... more

Join Talk with Tenney on August 12, 2015 from 9-11 PM East 6-8 West for an intriguing and enlightening conversation with Dr. Paula Joan Caplan. Paula J. Caplan is a clinical and research psychologist, author of books and plays,... more

Yvonne Smith and Lauren Tenney host open lines for response to the MHASP webinar, "Murphy Bill in 2015". Not that they would put it this way, maybe, but the webinar will feature a discussion about three sweeping legislative efforts... more

2 PM Eastern August 7, 2015. Download the bill here: https://www.dropbox.com/s/x7eodspllgtrqmx/Cassidy%20Murphy%20Mental%20Health%20Bill%20Senate%20August%202015.pdf?dl=0 Today I will read the Cassidy-Murphy "Mental Health" Bill without commentary.... more

The Cassidy-Murphy Bill announced August 4, 2015, presents the same kind of issues as HR 2646, the Murphy Bill. Tune in for a reading of the bill and call in to share your thoughts. You can read the yet-to-be-numbered bill here:... more

6pm pacific 7Mtn,8pm Central 9pmEST Aubrey Ellen Shomo is a writer, filmmaker, activist, hacker, psychiatric survivor, entrepreneur, network engineer, and dreamer.Amy Smith is a recent old country gal, gearing up to organize... more

Sunday 900pm Eastern 8 pm Central 7Pm Mountain and 6Pm Central call in number 267-521-0167 or listen only on blog radio or podcast Joseph Rogers joins us again for a second Round of Late Night. Call in with your advocacy... more