I hope this page will grow in time, inspired by people, events or chance meetings that bring a different, empowering and inspirational perspective to mental health and wellbeing.
Rufus May: A British clinical psychologist promoting a more positive approach to mental illness and psychotic experiences. His website includes a documentary on his own experience of hearing voices.
Bobby Baker's Diary Drawings: Bobby Baker is an artist who has suffered from physical and mental illness. Her book 'Diary Drawings: Mental Illness and Me' is a touching, shocking and humorous picture-based portrayal of her journey from illness to recovery. Her organisation, Daily Life Ltd., presents inspirational art projects and encourages "people with mental health problems to be valued for their strengths, insight and creativity".
The Living Museum: Originally started in the USA at the Creedmoor Psychiatric Centre in New York, Living Museums have opened up in Holland, South Korea and Switzerland. They organized an international get-together in 2017 called Transutopia, which has a Facebook group.