It can be difficult to find a doctor who knows how to safely taper someone from psychiatric medication. Here are lists of professionals who either do know or are at least supportive and willing to learn. Please contact us if you know of someone who should be added to this page.
Autonomous Medication Management (GAM) is an innovative approach developed in partnership with medication users. It takes their subjective experience into account and strives to place the individual at the center of pharmacological treatment in psychiatry with a view to improving well-being and quality of life. It creates spaces of open dialogue on the issue of medication amongst users, physicians and their family and friends.
Click here for a list of settings, primarily in Canada, that offer support practices to the Autonomous Management of Medication. We will update this as we learn more.
19 West 34 Street
New York, New York 10001
More to come.