Tag Archives: E. Fuller Torrey

New Video: Stopping the Revolving Door

The Treatment Advocacy Center has just released Stopping The Revolving Door: A Civil Approach to Treating Severe Mental Illness, a 30 minute video about the controversial subject of compulsory outpatient treatment. It is not  comfortable for families to watch, since … Continue reading

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New Article: A Retrovirus Cause of Schizophrenia?

New research suggests that the cause of schizophrenia may be a retrovirus transmitted 60 million ago that became entwined in human DNA, a dormant virus which may be set off by events like infections, pollution, smoking, and infections around the … Continue reading

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Dr. E. Fuller Torrey on California’s Mental Health Catastrophe

Leading schizophrenia expert (and controversial compulsory treatment advocate) Dr. E. Fuller Torrey addresses 100 doctors at San Francisco General Hospital about the dire, declining, and morally unacceptable conditions for some severely mentally ill in the State of California. Watch the presentation … Continue reading

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