Admins and Contributors

Admins and Contributors

Kit Mead, Founder and Main Administrator: Kit is a writer on disability and mental health, and a professional disability rights advocate. They are disabled (Autistic), have been a patient in psych hospitals, and have a few different mental health diagnoses. They blog at Paginated Thoughts.

Morgan Shields, Contributor: Morgan Shields, M.Sc., is a Ph.D. candidate at the Heller School for Social Policy and Management at Brandeis University. She is the co-author of the study “Quality of Inpatient Psychiatric Care at VA, Other Government, Nonprofit, and For-Profit Hospitals: A Comparison.” In addition, she is affiliated with the Department of Health Policy and Management at Harvard University.