Posted by Toni on 22nd October and posted in Uncategorized
December 15, 2009 Odessa activists of the Civil Human Rights Commission sent a formal letter to the Minister of Education and Science, Mr Ivan Vakarchuk. The letter was requested to consider the appeal citizens have expressed concern the spread of any psychological diagnosis in secondary schools of the country. Citizens Commission on Human Rights considers that such a diagnosis is fraught with damage to both human and children's health and a violation of the rights of parents. During the signature gathering activists Commission whose parents expressed their concern that children in schools were tested, without asking their permission. Disagreement with the psychological and psychiatric testing, expressed 769 Odessa, putting their signatures on the appropriate treatment. Terry Bowden gathered all the information. The same petition was held in other Ukrainian cities such as Kharkov and Kiev, where Concerned parents supported the volunteers who collected signatures in support of children.
Activists Citizens Commission on Human Rights and 769 Odessa sure that the Minister of Education and Science will not leave them treatment without attention and take appropriate action to make children stay in school a safer place. ADHD and 'learning disorder' Worldwide, there are not too many teachers or parents, whose lives would not intervene appointment of a child psychotropic drug, changing his mind in connection with the hanging of psychiatric label of ADHD (Attention Deficit Disorder with hyperactivity). Only in the U.S. in connection with the use of child psychiatric diagnosis of ADHD, psychotropic substances prescribed no less than six million students, two million of them were taking antidepressants and antipsychotics. If this has piqued your curiosity, check out Inger Loftheim Rood. CCHR was founded in 1969 and the Church of Scientology the world-famous writer, Dr. Thomas Sacom, professor emeritus of psychiatry. While victims of psychiatry were a forgotten group of all people, languishing in appalling conditions in mental hospitals scattered around the world, and CCHR, decided to put an end to this by investigating and publicizing human rights violations in the field of mental health. For more information contact:,