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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..

Every evil begins with: “I am going to help you”

  Every evil begins with someone saying to another: “I am going to help you”. Milos Foreman From Completely Cuckoo: Documentary of the making of “One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest.

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You must stand on your own feet…

Michael Leunig…

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Shitzophrenia- If you don”t give it to me I wont need to recover from it

Had the privilege of having my voice heard at World Hearing Voices Congress in Montreal last week. This is for all those who were there with us, and especially those who appreciated this one. And even more, it’s for for … Continue reading

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Facts continue to change their shape…

Facts are simple and facts are straight Facts are lazy and facts are late Facts all come with points of view Facts don’t do what I want them to Facts just twist the truth around Facts are living turned inside … Continue reading

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Yvette Perrault

I was lucky to get to listen to Yvette Paerrault talk for two hours as guest speaker last week at a team retreat …. This talk covers some similar ground so you can hear Yvette  too. Yvette Perrault of AIDS … Continue reading

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True Legacy

Geoge Monbiot outlines the true and most lasting legacy of the collonial project that takes its lead from Columbus and the way of thinking that says … “we can just do this [shit]”. We’re still doing it. We still think … Continue reading

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Completely Cuckoo – 7pm, Tue 8th Oct 2019

Love “One flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest” ? Want to see the remarkable story of how this remarkable movie was made? Completely Cuckoo [documentary] tells that story. A Mad For Movies and Guattari Goes to the Movies Series Screening… Completely … Continue reading

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ee by gum can yer belly touch yer bum

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Sock It 2 Me- Missy Elliot

Nownownow now sock it.         Sock It 2 Me Missy Elliott, Da Brat   Do it do it do it do it do it, no! I was lookin for affection So I decided to go, swing that dick … Continue reading

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Working With Voices – Advanced, Two Day Workshop – Thu 30 April 2020

This advanced workshop follows from Workshop #1 Accepting Voices Two full days, one month apart. Day 1      Thu 30th   April, 2020    9:30am   to   4:30pm Day 2       Thu 28th  May, 2020      9:30am   to   4:30pm … Continue reading

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