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About recoverynetwork:Toronto

We believe people can and do recover from "mental illness" - because we are living it. We believe in the power of supporting each other: learning from and with each other. You are welcome to join us..

Chris Evans on learning to live with his “noisy brain”


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Nobody – Niia


I don’t even like your type of pain You don’t even ask me what’s my name Lyrics I don’t even like your type of pain You don’t even ask me what’s my name We just fit together like wet on … Continue reading

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Workshop#1 Accepting Voices in Calgary- Sat 5th May, 2018


Workshop Accepting Voices a unique non-diagnostic and creative way of understanding a range of human experiences that have been mystified and made taboo and yet which are remarkably common and really not that hard to understand.
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Solomun – Kackvogel


   

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Baboons in The Whitehouse…


“Donald trump has been brought to us so we can be  really clear on what too much privilege looks like.” Continue reading

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Their time is up – Oprah Winfrey


“For too long, women have not been heard or believed if they dare speak the truth to the power of those men. But their time is up. Their time is up.” “I want all of the girls watching here now … Continue reading

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Angry Inuk


The continued existence of Inuit peoples demonstrates their resilience – not only in the environment in which they call home but also, like many other Indigenous peoples of the world,  in face of the many hundreds of years of history of those seeking to impose the “benefits” of Western / European civilization upon their way of life.
We have to trust the people who have been the guardians of this earth”
We might also learn from them. Continue reading

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Nakoa Heavy Runner Warriors prayer – Ft. Supaman


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Three Movies One Dialogue


We are pleased to announce that in collaboration with community partners we are bringing to you a series of three events: Three Movies One Dialogue. Three Independent movies sharing =different perspectives on human experiences clinicians call “serious mental illness” but … Continue reading

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Team of Rival Zombie F#ckers


From Lincoln’s cabinet to your own personal team of rival zombie f##kers.
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