Recovery from Schizoaffective Disorder is Possible

Thursday, October 10th, 2013

Hope and recovery from schizoaffective disorder in a great documentary made by a person with lived experience.


Love and Recovery in Schizophrenia

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

A mother with schizophrenia and her adult daughter talk about their lives, recovery, and the memoir they co-authored, in the touching video Love’s All That Makes Sense.


Creativity and Mental Health

Friday, June 7th, 2013

Sandra Yuen Mackay, an artist who has schizophrenia, discusses the connections between creativity and mental health.


Mental Illness Awareness Week Face to Face

Monday, October 1st, 2012

A Vancouver woman who has schizoaffective disorder is profiled in a video produced for Mental Illness Awareness Week Canada 2012.


How Art Helps in Recovery

Wednesday, December 21st, 2011

A documentary about a group of artists who have schizophrenia working out of Cottage Studio, an art studio program for mental health consumers in Hamilton, ON. People discuss their past and present experiences with schizophrenia, and how creating art improves their lives.


Recovery is Possible

Thursday, November 10th, 2011

Short documentary about Canadian author and artist Sandra Yuen MacKay, who has schizoaffective disorder and asserts, “Despite having a mental illness, I thrive on life.”


Experiencing Psychosis

Monday, July 26th, 2010

People with lived experience of psychosis made this great documentary to explain what it is and how to cope with it.


Cooperative Games and Agencies

Friday, April 16th, 2010

Nobel laureate Dr. John Nash on economic theory.


Participatory Research

Monday, November 2nd, 2009

Mental health consumers collaborate with an investigator to design and conduct a research project on housing.


Art and Pride

Wednesday, October 21st, 2009

A pianist with Tourette’s searches for the source of his creativity.


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