Eleanor Longden, speaking live at the TED@London Talent Search, explains how she has transformed her relationship with her voices and taken control of her life. In this powerful short clip, Eleanor explains how a diagnosis of schizophrenia and the view of voices as a symptom led her to take an ‘agressive stance’ against her own […]
Eleanor Longden was a diagnosed schizophrenic and heard menacing voices in her head for 10 years. Now, she has fought back and has graduated with a brilliant honours degree in psychology. By Nina Lakhani, The Independent, Sunday 25th October, 2009 Eleanor Longden was revising for her final university exams in May when she was interrupted […]
Date: 18th April, 2 – 4pm (opening from 12noon to give people a chance to browse the book stall, art projects and have a cuppa). Venue: New Life Church, Mareham Lane, Sleaford The Recovery & Hope forum welcomes back Eleanor Longden, a speaker from the first Hearing Voices Conference held at Leasingham Village Hall in 2003”. […]
About This Workshop Whilst around 8% of young people hear things that other people don’t. Despite this, speaking about voice-hearing remains a taboo in many ways. Many young people are afraid to speak out for fear of being labelled as ‘crazy’. Voice Collective aims to challenge the stigma surroundin...
Are you a young person who hears voices or sees visions, or maybe a parent or supporter? Voice Collective's new peer support forum (after some technical issues) is online. It's administered by staff and volunteers at Voice Collective and they hope it will be a valuable source of support for young people and the people who care about them.
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