press coverage of FC

FC and Caty Simon Profiled by Boston Globe Blogger

Submitted by admin on Wed, 06/17/2009 - 13:19

A blog article by former Boston Globe health journalist and _Side Effects_ author Alison Bass profiles the Freedom Center & Caty Simon. Fairly accurate, and yay coverage, and yay Alison Bass.

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Mad Pride in Newsweek Magazine

Submitted by admin on Wed, 05/06/2009 - 09:11

Newsweek magazine just did a big story on Mad Pride and The Icarus Project, profiling Freedom Center co-founder Will Hall.

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National Disability Council Recognizes Freedom Center!

Submitted by admin on Thu, 11/27/2008 - 19:19

The prestigious federal National Council on Disability report Inclusive Livable Communities for People with Psychiatric Disabilities March 17, 2008 included a section on Freedom Center that interviews Oryx!

Yoga Journal Article on FC w/ Teacher Chaya Grossberg

Submitted by admin on Mon, 11/10/2008 - 12:23

The widely read Yoga Journal magazine, available across the US, recently had an article about Freedom Center's weekly yoga class, quoting teacher Chaya Grossberg and FC co-founder Oryx Cohen. Download and read the article here.

Gazette Covers Panhandling Campaign

Submitted by admin on Fri, 10/17/2008 - 13:30

The Hampshire Daily Gazette just did a 10-17-08 story on the proposed panhandling law in Northampton that Freedom Center opposes, and quotes Caty Simon from Freedom Center speaking at a recent protest and City Council meeting:

"It's clear that this legislation does, de facto, criminalize panhandling, if not in the letter of the law, then in the spirit," said Catherine Simon, reading from a prepared statement at a recent council meeting....

Simon, meanwhile, said the homeless and the poor are already the victims of economic violence.

Gail Hornstein Audio Interviews about Agnes's Jacket Book

Submitted by admin on Tue, 05/05/2009 - 08:25

Listen to Gail Hornstein's radio interviews -- one on the local National Public Radio affiliate, WFCR and the other with Deborah Harper of


Gail Hornstein's Book Featuring Freedom Center, at Odyssey Bookshop March 26 7 pm

Submitted by admin on Thu, 03/05/2009 - 13:47

Congratulations Gail!


Agnes’s Jacket
A Psychologist’s Search for the Meanings of Madness
Gail A. Hornstein


Gazette Covers Forbes Story and Party

Submitted by admin on Mon, 09/22/2008 - 11:45

The Hampshire Daily Gazette did a story Friday on Freedom Center's anniversary and the Forbes Story:


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Forbes Magazine Features Freedom Center - New Video Released

Submitted by admin on Fri, 08/29/2008 - 13:45

The Gazette also did a story about the Forbes article.

Leading Business Magazine Forbes Honors Local Advocates in International Fundraiser; Anniversary Celebration Planned


Freedom Center In New York Times - Mad Pride

Submitted by admin on Mon, 07/28/2008 - 13:50

Freedom Center was mentioned in a recent New York Times article about Mad Pride; Check it out!
















July 2007 Bed Push In Hampshire Gazette

Submitted by admin on Fri, 08/10/2007 - 14:15
Making a push for better care: Protesters march to bring attention to mental health services
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