Category Archives: hearing voices

weird shit that’s difficult to talk about…


We can talk about difficult experiences
in ordinary ways
and in ordinary spaces.
So we do. Continue reading

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Dialogical Self – Hubert Hermans


Hubert Hermans summarizes dialogical self  – a way of understanding the complexity of what we experience within what we call “I”… “What happens is that the society between people can also happen within the self.” – Hubert Hermans. Hubert Hermans summarizes “dialogical … Continue reading

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Workshops: Carnival des Voix – Durham Region – Jun, Jul 2017


Free workshops for those who struggle with experiences like hearing voices that get called names like “psychosis”, and that can be isolating and difficult to live with, and difficult to talk about. Following on from capacity-building workshops in Durham region … Continue reading

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Durham Hearing Voices Cafe


Big-up to folks in Durham region coming together with cafe Cocoa and Joe to host a Hearing Voices Cafe in the heart of The Shwa! Oshawa. The world changes when we change it: -what are you waiting for? Durham Hearing … Continue reading

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Why did I go Mad?


BBC Horizon documentary aired in UK on 2nd May, 2017. Why Did I Go Mad? It starts us off in familiar territory, deep within the orthodox belief – the story that that people who hear voices have a thing called … Continue reading

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Hearing Voices at UoT – Open Minds: Wed 29th March 2017


Very pleased to be leading a workshop  at U of T’s Grad Minds organised Conference Open Minds: Making Headway… Wed 29th Mar, 2017 Session 1c Hearing  Voices 6.40pm to 7.40pm Hearing Voices Kevin Healey (RecoveryNetwork:Toronto) – An invitation to join … Continue reading

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New! Workshop for Clinicians – Hearing Voices Part 1 : Learning to listen to “auditory hallucinations”


Very pleased to announce this new workshop specifically designed for experienced clinicians, Approved by Ontario Psychological Association and offered through Oshawa Psychotherapy Training Institute. Facilitators:  Kevin Healey                             … Continue reading

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Training/Workshop – Accepting Voices – Fri 31st Mar 2017


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Mostly, we’re just full of…


Another in a series from Dave Umbongo reflecting on how humans and voices humans might hear are alike…

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Highston


Pilot for Amazon TV Show Highston taking a light-hearted look at human diversity and how we try to squeeze it into box. Highston sees and hears – “invisible friends” – people you might recognize. The pilot episode includes guest appearances from … Continue reading

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