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'Hearing Voices' UK National Tour (April - May 2010) by Clare Summerskill and the Artemis theatre company. This is Clare's personal account of life on an NHS ward, combined with testimonies from other mental health service users
Asylum Associates presents 'Raising Our Voices, Speaking Our Truth', the 2nd World Hearing Voices Congress and Festival, 3rd and 4th November 2010
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Review of "Greater Goings On..." and how to order a copy
Simpson, UKAN chair, argues that, in mental health at least, advocacy
and involvement are weakened by separation from the social movement
they grew out of. Read