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Tuesday, 21, May, 2024

A glossary of ‘mad’ terms in Gaelic -an ancient empowering language

Gaelic or Irish was taught to most of us here in Ireland in a repressive & sometimes violent way. I know people who were...

Social connections and discovering ‘true identity’ central to the new paradigm

Recently I attended a symposium organised by Community Work Ireland which was called ‘Shifting the Paradigm on Mental Health -A Call to Action-‘. The...

Finding confidence to come off medication and gain inner peace

This piece is fuelled by an interaction with a psychiatrist that wanted to put me on extra medication because I openly told him that...

What does the social model of disability have to do with emotional and mental...

Language and Framing: talking about what we mean when we talk about “disability” The language we use is influenced by what we know (or think...

Existential issues are part of the human condition

There are a lot of assumed biological aetiologies and many cytotoxic pharma treatments coerced and forced onto people due to the discrimination from people...