The mental health watchdog Citizens Commission on Human Rights announces the third in a four-part series by award-winning investigative journalist Kelly Patricia O'Meara exploring the epidemic of suicides and sudden deaths in the military and the skyrocketing use of psychiatric drugs being prescribed to soldiers and vets.
California (PRWEB) December 07, 2012
CCHR announces the latest in its investigative series on Military Mental health written for CCHR by investigative journalist Kelly Patricia O'Meara.
The third installment looks at the historical data behind the psychiatric-military alliance and the psychiatric-pharmaceutical industry's increasing power and influence within the military today.
In the third installment of a four-part series, O'Meara
details the history behind posttraumatic stress disorder and examines the statistics relating to the diagnosing of PTSD that is at epidemic numbers, including:
says, "If military command continues to allow the psychiatric community to give the orders, the end result may actually be an 'Army of one.'"
Kelly Patricia O'Meara is a book author and former award winning investigative reporter for the Washington Times, Insight Magazine.
Prior to working as an investigative journalist, O'Meara spent sixteen years on Capitol Hill as a congressional staffer to four Members of Congress.
She holds a B.S. in Political Science from the University of Maryland.