Events

Hearing Voices Group Facilitation (3-day online training)

When: October 23, 2020 @ 10:00 am – November 13, 2020 @ 3:00 pm
Where: Zoom

Zoom Training Click here to book. We recognise the strain zoom can cause, so these timings are designed to include a 45-minute lunch break and two further 15-minute breaks. Session 1: Fri 23 October (10am-3pm)[…]

Sharing Power: Sustaining the Roots of Peer Support in Statutory Services

When: February 24, 2020 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Kingsley Hall Community Centre, Powis Road London E3 3HJ

Voice Collective and Voices Unlocked are teaming up to deliver this FREE half-day conference. Over the last 15 years, Mind in Camden’s Hearing Voices projects have set up Hearing Voices groups and developed critical mental[…]

I is for Insult: questioning “Borderline Personality Disorder”

When: September 27, 2019 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Where: Cardboard Citizens, 77A Greenfield Road, Whitechapel, London E1 1EJ

Workshop This one-day workshop will cover both practical and theoretical approaches to the disputed diagnosis of “Borderline Personality Disorder”, facilitated by someone with lived / living experience of these issues. It aims to strike a[…]

Working with Taboo and Violent Voices in Forensic Settings

When: July 3, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: Amnesty International, 25 New Inn Yard, EC2A 3EA

It can be difficult to talk about hearing voices, because of the stigma which can surround the experience. However, some voices, visions and sensory experiences can be even harder to discuss. Taboo voices are voices[…]

Creative strategies for peer support engagement

When: June 3, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Where: Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square London WC1R 4RL

Register on Eventbrite Join Sascha Altman DuBrul in this interactive workshop examining an emerging engagement framework being used in peer support communities in the United States. Using tools such as story-telling, interactive discussions, and explicit[…]

Supporting people with unusual beliefs in forensic settings

When: June 21, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: Amnesty International UK, 25 New Inn Yard, EC2A 3EA

**ALMOST FULLY BOOKED** You may already be aware of the Hearing Voices Group approach, but working with people with beliefs or paranoia can sometimes feel a step further. To talk to people about their beliefs[…]

Supporting people who self-harm in forensic and detention settings

When: May 22, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: Amnesty International UK, 25 New Inn Yard, EC2A 3EA

**NOW FULLY BOOKED** This course will provide a space for staff to explore ways of understanding and supporting people who self-harm in forensic and detention settings. Self-harm is common, however, staff often struggle with wanting[…]

An Islamic Perspective on Mental Health including Jinn, Evil Eye & Black Magic

When: November 26, 2020 @ 10:00 am – November 27, 2020 @ 1:30 pm
Where: Zoom

During this introductory workshop specific consideration will be given to voice hearing. The course takes place on Zoom, across two half-days. By registering you commit to attending both sessions. The Zoom link itself is not[…]

I is for Insult: questioning “Borderline Personality Disorder”

When: June 17, 2019 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Where: Brockway Room, Conway Hall, Conway Hall Ethical Society, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL, UK

BOOKINGS VIA EVENTBRITE Workshop This one-day workshop will cover both practical and theoretical approaches to the disputed diagnosis of “Borderline Personality Disorder”, facilitated by someone with lived / living experience of these issues. It aims[…]

Exploring Mindfulness and Voices

When: May 3, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Where: Brockway Room, Conway Hall, Conway Hall Ethical Society, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL, UK

Exploring Mindfulness and Voices Trainer: Andy Phee ABOUT THE WORKSHOP Using mindfulness practice to support others and ourselves A day of practice, exploration and reflection, suitable for hearing voices group facilitators, mental health workers and[…]