Compassionate Mental Health – Building Compassionate Communities 30 to 31 March, Cardiff, UK

Compassionate Mental Health – Building Compassionate Communities is a two day experiential event designed to inform, inspire and empower people living and working with mental distress.

To book your place go here.

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ISPS-US Live Webinar: Shamanic Spiritual Emergencies: The dialectic of distress and spirituality

Join ISPS-US for Shamanic Spiritual Emergencies: The dialectic of distress and spirituality – a live webinar with Dr. Ingo Lambrecht, April 6, 2017, 3 PM EST

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Call for Proposals! 9th World Hearing Voices Congress – A Revolution of Unseen Voices

Dedicated to the voices that we cannot see, to those who’ve not yet had space to be heard or discovered, and to gathering our collective strength to push back against those forces that have historically drowned us out.

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First National Poet of Wales to give Masterclass on writing and mental health

The inaugural National Poet of Wales Gwyneth Lewis will give a masterclass on writing and mental health at Aberystwyth University on Thursday 16 March.

The session, which is open to members of the public, has been organised at the request … Read The Rest

Hearing Voices Exhibition Durham, 5th November 2016

Hearing Voices: suffering, inspiration, and the everyday
5 November 2016 – 26 February 2017 , 10:00 to 17:00


Hearing a voice in the absence of any speaker is one of the most unusual, complex, … Read The Rest

Advocacy West Wales featured in Pembrokeshire Herald video

Advocacy West Wales from HERALD TV on Vimeo.

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Understanding Voices, Visions & Paranoia

Two-day skills based workshop delivered jointly by Paranoia Network UK, Hearing Voices Network, Sheffield, and the Institute of Mental Health Nottingham.

Making sense of voices:
Utilising a biographical and social orientated approach to empower and enable mental health recovery

Sheffield, … Read The Rest

The Wise Use of Medication with Will Hall, in Italy, November 2015

The Italian Hearing Voices Network is organizing three events with Will Hall early in November 2015 about a “wise” use of medications:

  • November 2nd in Rome, hosted by the National Research Council
  • November 3rd in Imola, organized by the local
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Brian Wilson: ‘Every day I thank God for another day of life’

Screen Shot 2015-07-02 at 16.50.30The legendary creative force behind the Beach Boys, who invented surf music, composed a string of million-selling hits and then succumbed to drink, drugs and mental illness under the controlling influence of a Svengali-like psychotherapist, finds it difficult to talk … Read The Rest

Introducing the hearing voices approach into Brazil


In April 20015 Paul Baker spent two weeks in Brazil introducing the hearing voices approach to people who hear voices, family members and mental health workers. Three two day workshops were held in Marilia, Campinas (both in the state of … Read The Rest