6th World Hearing Voices Congress
10 – 12 October 2014
Videos of Presentations and Slideshow
Odysseying with the Sirens: Struggling Towards Recovery in Time with Crisis: 6th World Hearing Voices Congress
The title refers to the Odyssey, Homer’s famous epic, where the Sirens lured Ulysses from his path. Organised by the Hellenic Hearing Voices Network and the Hellenic Observatory for Rights in the Field of Mental Health.
300 voice hearers, family members, professionals and researchers in the field of mental health, as well as anyone else interested in the experience of hearing voices and seeing visions were present at 6th World Hearing Voices Congress. The Congress included research presentations, life stories, stories of recovery, talks about national and local networks and initiatives, experiential workshops and interactive sessions. It aspired to be a place of fellowship. People from many countries, perspectives and paths of life came together to discuss and share ideas and experiences.