Alternatives

This is a very small list of “Alternatives”– practitioners, places, and organizations — that take a more holistic and humane view of helping people who are in emotional distress or in extreme states. For more ideas please see the Mad in America website.

Mad in America Provider Directory

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Warfighter Advance

Dr. Mary Vieten

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Amy B. Otzel, Veteran, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor
Military/Veteran/Family Support Specialist

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Western Mass Recovery and Learning Community

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Inner Fire

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Baylissa Fredericks, Couselor

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Foundation for Excellence in Mental Healthcare

This site has resources for finding alternatives.

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Kelly Brogan, M.D.

The website of Dr. Kelly Brogan, holistic psychiatrist and author.

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Cindy Olejar

Nutrition in Seattle
Making Nutrition Enjoyable

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Advocates

Advocates champions people who face developmental, mental health, or other life challenges.

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Advocacy Unlimited

Offering comprehensive recovery and advocacy education.

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Hearing Voices

For people who hear voices, see visions or have other unusual perceptions.

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Organic Mental Health Center

Kelli Foulkrod, MS, LPA, LPC, RYT
Organic Mental Health Center, PLLC

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Center for Mind Body Medicine

Effective, evidence-based programs for healing population-wide psychological trauma and stress.

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Berkshire Center for Whole Health

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Collaborative Medical Arts

Many of these doctors can be helpful with non-drug alternatives and some doctors know about safe tapering.

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Anthroposopic Medicine

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Alice W. Lee, MD, ABIHM, ABoIM

Holistic & Integrative Psychiatrist

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Chris Paige LCSW

Specializing in trauma resolution using an integrated approach combining cognitive behavioral and body based techniques.

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