Madness Radio Shows
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Recovery Learning Community is sponsoring a "Starting Hearing Voices Groups" training with Oryx Cohen, Gail Hornstein, Ron Coleman (UK Hearing Voices Network) and Paul Baker (UK Hearing Voices Network). This is a great opportunity to learn about how to create a hearing voices group in your area and become a hearing voices group facilitator.
Dates for the training are November 12th & 19th and December 3rd & 10th. Download the training application here. For more info, contact
Recovery Learning Community
187 High St., Suite 303
Holyoke, MA 01040
Fax: 413-536-5466 (attn: Oryx)
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Note - after many years of Freedom Center offering free acupuncture weekly, these services are now being organized by the Recovery Learning Community in Holyoke - contact them for more info!
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Date and time confirmed...
Submitted by jiro on Thu, 02/16/2012 - 20:41
Note that offering free support groups for many years in Northampton, these services are now being offered by the peer run Recovery Learning Community in Holyoke. The Freedom Center community sometimes also organizes groups and meetings depending on local interest, so check the Freedom Center homepage for updates. THANKS!
Submitted by lee on Wed, 09/02/2009 - 17:25
The Freedom Center along with Arise for Social Justice and Outnow of Springfield is co-sponsoring a SPA NIGHT!!
Come get massage, acupuncture, or reiki for the revolution!
Relax, rejuvinate and support revolutionaries!!
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Gail Hornstein talks about her new book
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Freedom Center helped start Hearing Voices groups in the Western Massachusetts area and beyond - to find out more information, contact the Recovery Learning Community, which is actively involved with organizing Hearing Voices groups in the area. Thanks!
Hearing Voices groups are popular and fairly widespread in Europe, specially England. Hearing Voices groups do not pathologize the experience of hearing voices or experiencing other altered states, instead they ask the voice hearer: What do the voices mean to you? Join us for the first Hearing Voices group east of Wisconsin and share and get support from others with similar experiences! *Co-sponsored by the Center for Human
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Please note; After Freedom Center offering free weekly yoga classes for many years, similar services are now being organizing by the Recovery Learning Community; contact them to find out more. Thanks!
Submitted by admin on Thu, 02/12/2009 - 10:34
Freedom Center organizer Caty Simon is attending the Community Activation Network's Community Power Kickoff to represent us and would like other Freedom Center members & people interested in the mad movement to join her. The event is on DATE CHANGE March 28th at Hampshire College. 12-6PM--you'll be
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These are older events. For more recent past events, check our Past Events page here.
Drugging Our Distress?
Submitted by caty on Fri, 01/23/2009 - 11:38
Freedom Center is organizing a spring Speak Out and we want your help! Join slam poet and mental health activist Leah Harris from DC, Caty Simon, Lee Hurter and others. We need speakers and volunteers for this upcoming event -- get in touch with caty(at)freedom-center(dot)org.
Submitted by admin on Sun, 09/21/2008 - 00:52
To celebrate our birthday, and the honor of being recognized by Forbes, Freedom Center will host a special event to screen the video at its "Lucky 7 Psychosocial" party on
September 20th at 6 pm
World War II Club
50 Conz St., Northampton, MA.
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Tues February 5th
Broadside Bookshop 247 Main St Northampton MA
Discussion with Will Hall, author of the new
*Harm Reduction Guide to Coming Off Psychiatric Drugs*
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GATE OF LIFE ACUPUNCTURE Warmly invites you to attend an OPEN HOUSE with Barbara Weinberg, Lic., Ac, RN
Wed, October 3rd, 6:30 arrival, 7-9pm: Presentation or Sat, October 27th, 3:30 arrival, 4-6pm: Presentation
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Submitted by chaya on Mon, 09/17/2007 - 14:27
The new writing group is 2-3 on Wednesdays. At >> Windhorse Associates: 211 North Street, in Northampton >> (Market St turns into North St.) >> >> Our first meeting will be this Wednesday and all are >> welcome but the group limit is 10, so it is first come >> first serve. If you email me, I will reserve you a >> space. >> >> This group is sponsored by Freedom Center, the RLC, >> and Windhorse. I will be leading it with Dave Stark, >> a hilarious and witty writer. >> >> Please feel free to bring some writing to work on and >> share-specifically memoir, non fiction and poetry. But bring anything >> you want to share, even if it is in >> another category. >> >> At the first session, everyone's requests and ideas