Greetings from Intervoice - June 2011
We are delighted to bring you news from around the world from the Hearing Voices networks and friends. There is a lot happening in the coming months as you will see below. I particularly mention the World Hearing Voices Congress
in September which will be held in the beautiful surroundings of Savona, Italy. It has an exciting programme and there will be opportunities to meet old friends and new. It should be a great occasion and I hope to see you there!
Chair of Intervoice
Third International Congress on Hearing Voices
"Living with Voices: paths to recovery"
2nd & 3rd September 2011 - Savona, Italy
Intervoice's third international congress will be held in the lovely surroundings of Savona Italy. The programme focuses on paths to recovery and includes presentations and workshops. The conference languages will be Italian and English, The congress will be preceded by:
The Intervoice Meeting
1st September 2011 - Savona, Italy
This is an opportunity for you to contribute to the development of Intervoice: there will be a day of presentations from networks around the world and from the Intervoice Board. There will be an interactive forum for participants to share ideas. Early booking is recommended! This event will be in English only.
To find out more, register and/or book your accomodation, please go to www.parlaconlevoci.it
2010 World Hearing Voices Congress
Savona, Italy - June 24th "Hearing Voices: a common human experience"
A seminar with Marcello Macario, Sandra Escher, Marius Romme, Ron Coleman, Giuseppe Tibaldi, Lia Glovers, Jacqui Dillon & Dirk Corstens. More information (in Italian):
London, England - June 28th - "Understanding & working with paranoia & hearing voices"
A workshop by the National Paranoia network. Topics will include: the three stages of paranoia and hearing voices; deconstructing voices; working with unusual beliefs, coping strategies, case study and personal experience.
Two events for World Hearing Voices Day (September 14th)
Manchester, England - September 14th & 15th - "Asylum Conference 2011"
A meeting to discuss alternatives to pathological labels of mental illness - for anyone involved in the mental health system - be part of a critical discussion about what steps we can take to oppose oppression of those labelled by psychiatry.
Newport, Wales - September 14th - a celebration
Visions and Voices Newport are looking for help to set up a day of celebration on World Hearing Voices Day