We are aiming to explode some myths and identify some of the real stigmas we see around talking about the notion of mental health conditions. We want to start new conversations and reframe some of the current discourse.
We are all individuals. Where should we draw the line between sanity and insanity? Is mental illness on the rise or are we medicalising normal periods of life where we tackle difficult thoughts and emotions? Should we be be challenging the notion of adopting mental health conditions as ‘Identity’ labels.
We will also be featuring innovative work in ‘Arts and Mental Health’ work that we see as interrogating the way altered mind-states actually feel to people with the same ‘diagnosis.’