Daniel Mackler

Daniel Mackler

Daniel Mackler is the director of the 2008 documentary Take These Broken Wings, on recovery from schizophrenia without medication, and the 2011 documentaries Healing Homes and Open Dialogue, both on alternative treatment programs for psychosis. He is also the co-author (with Matthew Morrissey) of the 2010 book A Way Out of Madness: Dealing with Your Family After You Have Been Diagnosed with a Psychiatric Disorder, and the co-editor (with David Garfield, MD) of Beyond Medication: Therapeutic Engagement and the Recovery from Psychosis. Daniel was a psychotherapist in New York City for ten years, and now is living on the road.