Our MindFreedom Ireland documentary was launched on Sunday the 22nd of June.
Laura Delano from MadinAmerica, activist and writer spoke at the event.
Thanks to all those who attended and support our documentary and all those who were with us in spirit and could not be present.
Mindfreedom Ireland had it's 10th Anniversary Conference in the Rochestown Hotel on 28th of September 2013. Video of the the speeches at the event is presented below
The speakers where
- Patrice Campion - "The intersubjectivity of companionanimals: dogs’ natural healing capacity as a creative response to distress."
- Gordon Lucas - "Redefining recovery to rob us of success"
- Leonie Fennell - "Informed consent – what’s the problem? A mother’s search for answers following the death of her son."
- Dr. Bob Johnson - "Goodbye psychosis – cutting its roots and getting rid."
- Dr. Terry Lynch - "From medicalisation to understanding: changing the mental health paradigm."
- Greg White - "Soul lost –Soul regained."
The morning began with a very peaceful and calming mindfulness meditation guided by Alison Winfield. After the lunch break, she guided us all back to ourselves with another meditation, and was followed by Rose Allen, who gave a brief introduction to Homoeopathy & it's benefits.
There was also music & song from members of Mindfreedom Ireland. The day finished out with a circle dance led by Collete Ni Dhuinneacha, in which the audience was invited to participate.
Videos From the Conference
Patrice Campion - "The intersubjectivity of companionanimals: dogs’ natural healing capacity as a creative response to distress."
Gordon Lucas - "Redefining recovery to rob us of success"
Leonie Fennell - "Informed consent – what’s the problem? A mother’s search for answers following the death of her son."
Dr. Terry Lynch - "From medicalisation to understanding: changing the mental health paradigm."
Greg White - "Soul lost --Soul regained."
MindFreedom - Circle Dance
is pleased to announce its
10th ANNIVERSARY CONFERENCE
SAVING OUR SOULS: HUMAN RIGHTS AND CREATIVE RESPONSES TO DISTRESS
ROCHESTOWN PARK HOTEL, DOUGLAS, CORK CITY
SATURDAY 28th SEPTEMBER, 2013
9.30am – 5.30pm (Registration 9am)
Patrice Campion. The Intersubjectivity of Companion Animals: Dogs’ natural healing capacity as a creative response to distress.
Dr. Bob Johnson. Goodbye Psychosis – Cutting its Roots and Getting Rid.
Leonie Fennell. Informed Consent – What’s the Problem? A mother’s search
for answers following the death of her son.
Dr. Terry Lynch. From Medicalisation to Understanding: Changing the mental health paradigm.
Gordon Lucas. Redefining Recovery to Rob us of Success.
Niamh Nolan. Challenging Irish adolescent psychiatric care and treatment choice. A mother’s story of her fight for her daughter’s human rights.
Richard Patterson. Human Rights Response to Distress.
Greg White. Loss of Soul.
ADMISSION FREE – DONATIONS ACCEPTED AT DOOR.
David Oaks (pictured here at Craig Hospital in Denver) has completed his rehabilitation and returned home to Eugene, OR. Tune in to learn about his amazing journey!
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