Tag Archives: Peer support

hearing voices – worker training 31st May 2013


Two new opportunities to participate in this unique and highly-rated training workshop for workers. “Totally Awesome” “Awesome workshop – learned a lot, very insightful” “Great training – will definitely inform my work with youth.” . .Friday May 31st    Fee … Continue reading

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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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Expert by Experience – Clarissa Silva


TEDx Maastricht 2012   [The Netherlands] by Clarissa Silva Clarissa tells of her own experience working one day as a caregiver  administering psychiatric medications  to people she cared for – the next day receiving those same blue pills from another, former … Continue reading

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paxilprogess.org


We recently linked with paxilprogress.org a peer to peer message board community for people to share their personal experiences with taking antidepressants, and allows others to ask questions, and to learn from each other, and make their own, more informed decisions.  And just … Continue reading

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Who better to guide the ‘walking wounded’ than someone who’s been there?


Drag our Leaf Icon above to your taskbar to bookmark TGAM in Internet Explorer 9. Show me how Please don’t show me this again Remind me later Part 4 in a series by Globe and Mail in last couple of … Continue reading

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