Beyond Recovery

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

Poems by Ian Conway – ‘The Positive Poet’

IT’S NEVER TOO LATE   Would you recognise your childhood face Hidden in a crowd? At the start of life’s wild race Before no holds were barred   Were you … Continue reading

August 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

New Insights on Gut Permeability and Depression

This post is the complete transcript of an article from the personal website of Kelly Brogan.  This following web address is the location where you can find the original article: … Continue reading

June 23, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Road From Pain to Love

A poem I wrote thinking about the theme of the inner self at Wirral Mind poetry group – 24/5/17 :     Back then in a bad way A lot … Continue reading

June 13, 2019 · 1 Comment

Determination poem

This was written by a lady I met in May 2017 at Friends in Need group, Cafe Nero, Bold Street :     Action precedes motivation First, determination needs to … Continue reading

June 13, 2019 · 1 Comment

The Healing Powers of Personal Development

There’s more to addiction recovery than just to stop using alcohol, drugs, and other substances. Sure, that’s part of it, the important first step, but it’s just the beginning. According … Continue reading

June 13, 2019 · Leave a comment

Significant Genetic Overlap Found Between Schizophrenia, Autism

Significant Genetic Overlap Found Between Schizophrenia, Autism   The above link takes you to the web page where the article below comes from.     People with autism spectrum disorder … Continue reading

December 2, 2018 · Leave a comment

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

He Got Schizophrenia. He Got Cancer. And Then He Got Cured.   This link takes you to a website with an article about possible links between the immune system and … Continue reading

October 1, 2018 · Leave a comment