Beyond Recovery

A collection of articles, artwork and information by Merseysiders on recovery in mental health

Significant Genetic Overlap Found Between Schizophrenia, Autism

https://psychcentral.com/news/2018/11/25/significant-genetic-overlap-found-between-schizophrenia-autism/138676.html?utm_source=Psych+Central+Weekly+Newsletter&utm_campaign=cf7b11f9fa-GEN_EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_c648d0eafd-cf7b11f9fa-30784553   The above link takes you to the web page where the article below comes from.     People with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and schizophrenia from different populations … Continue reading

December 2, 2018 · Leave a comment

He got schizophrenia. He got cancer. And then he got cured.

http://www.mentalhealthexcellence.org/got-schizophrenia-got-cancer-got-cured/?omhide=true   This link takes you to a website with an article about possible links between the immune system and psychiatric disorders.   A bone-marrow transplant treated a patient’s leukemia … Continue reading

October 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

Transcript of an article from ‘The Liverpool Echo’ about Everton FC building a mental health facility at their ground

The following link goes to the article itself online on the website of ‘The Liverpool Echo’: https://www.liverpoolecho.co.uk/sport/football/football-news/marco-silva-gives-backing-evertons-15002202   Everton have tonight officially launched a campaign to generate the money needed … Continue reading

August 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

MIA article ‘Healing from Schizophrenia’

The following is an interesting recovery article posted on the Mad in America website, written by Kerstin Ogard.  The link to the article itself on the website is here: (https://www.madinamerica.com/2018/07/healing-from-schizophrenia/) … Continue reading

July 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

SoMe Introduction to Three Members of Beyond Recovery

The following contains extracts from some ‘SoMe’ profiles the group did for a recent event here on Merseyside.  We put on a successful screening of the documentary ‘CrazyWise’ on Friday … Continue reading

June 5, 2018 · 1 Comment

The Positive Impact of Creativity

‘What keeps life constantly fascinating is the creativity of the soul’  Deepak Chopra Sometimes, even for people without a mental health condition, the brain can feel overloaded with stress that … Continue reading

June 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

Important Survey

I’m very excited to announce the launch of a survey with Maastricht University on antipsychotic medication withdrawal. I’m working with Dr. Jim van Os, Dr. John Read, and Dr. Sandra … Continue reading

May 29, 2018 · Leave a comment