Tag Archives: attitude

cake! – second wednesday – 10 april 2013


secondwednesday meets the second wednesday of each month d’oh!   630pm to 830pm 46 Delaware Ave we are a community of learning focussed on supporting each other in learning to live in wellness if you want someone to recover for you, … Continue reading

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empowerment requires narrative


…another from Hugh MacLeod at gapingvoid.com MacLeod aims his messages mostly to a business audience – with what I think are universal ideas… So what’s this got to do with recovery? When you’ve read his short message below, try reading the last paragraph … Continue reading

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Jennifer Hudson Sang Again After Hearing Dead Brother’s Voice In Her Head


Jennifer Hudson Sang Again After Hearing Dead Brother’s Voice In Her Head If we hear voices it does not mean that we are are ill or disabled – it simply means that we  hear voices. Hearing voices is a normal human experience … Continue reading

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Why one in four women is on psych meds


read it at… http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/cifamerica/2011/nov/21/one-in-four-women-psych-meds

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Cabbie’s Tale


Cabbie’s Tale     by Hersh and Shell  I am a local cab driver working in Manhattan.  It is a slow morning for me, perhaps due to the great sunny weather, and the arrival of spring, that my fellow New Yorkers just … Continue reading

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recovery – with attitude


Recovery is more about living than defining how we should live. It’s about being who we can be, about me living the life  I can live rather than the life you want me to live so that you can feel comfortable. It’s … Continue reading

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