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Opinion: Stephen Fry says psychiatry saved him, but what about listening to those it...

As a voice-hearer of 30 years – and 27 years as a user/survivor of psychiatry - I could say, like Stephen Fry did this...

The UK is helping people stop antidepressants – but still no tapering advice available...

It's now widely accepted that there can be withdrawal effects from antidepressants -  but no tapering guidance or advice is currently available in Ireland Pharmacists...

When HVN Ireland meets HVN Athens

Recently I as Chairperson of Hearing Voices Network Ireland (HVNI) got to spend some time with Hearing Voices Network Athens(HVNA), in Athens. I received...

Open Dialogue: A road less travelled

Professional practice in mental health is changing. Service users are becoming more active in their own treatment. Since 1984, the rise of the Service User...

Wellness café’s to support recovery are ‘so much more than a cup of tea’

The aim of this article is to set out the development of an innovative, sustainable model of recovery through the setup of peer led...