Alex Jadad: “The fact is that the stystem is unsustainable as it is. Even if we’re comfortable, that level of comfort is dangerous because it could end up consuming everything that we have and yet … Continue reading
You’ll see squillions and gazillions of pieces on how folks said to “have” a “mental illness” struggle with sleep. Q. What if that story is all arse-about-face? Or, if you prefer: “ass-backwards” ? Matt Walker has been asking similar questions. … Continue reading
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MADx is about life. MADx is about performance- first timers and experienced MADx is about voice – finding and using yours, and witnessing others a as they do too. MADx is about: heh, it’s Friday night. So, why MADx ? … Continue reading
“Wokeness has robbed many of compassion and replaced it with moral superiority” Ayishat Akanbi ”I think wokeness has robbed many people of compassion and replaced it with moral superiority. Compassion and empathy is paramount to any social movement, and … Continue reading
Toronto Hearing Voices cafe is based in very simple premise: that we can meet and talk about difficult human experiences in ordinary language and in ordinary places, so we do. Join us for a different kind of conversation about what … Continue reading
Posted on July 24, 2017 by Kevin Healey Version first published in ISPS-US Blog, July 2017 by Kevin Healey I live in Toronto a city where, more than other places I’ve lived in or visited, it is easier to see what “diversity” means, … Continue reading
So good we asked her to sing it twice, so we could capture this… Alex Arena singing self-penned “Ambience” at MADx.
Santa baby’s Origins story.
Episode from Global News’ series Living In Colour. How a person’s “mental health” can be impacted by cultural expectations, stereotypes and discrimination. Host Farah Nasser speaks with four people of colour, including Uppala Chandraesekera, Munira Abukar, Asante Haughton and David … Continue reading
“The Water Wars continue! Many think that the movement at Standing Rock has come and gone, not knowing that was only a wake up call to what is happening around the world! Indigenous people continue to lead the fight against … Continue reading