WayAhead Interview: Tackling Illness Through Art

At WayAhead, we first met Christie Begnell as a participant in our Eating Disorders: Dispelling the Myths video installation at Parramatta Library for Mental Health Month last year. Christie is a 24-year-old occupational therapist and artist who has a lived experience of having an eating disorder (ED). Recently, she has been using her prodigious artistic … Continue reading WayAhead Interview: Tackling Illness Through Art

Collaboration with ‘The Quo’: Creativity in recovery

  The Bumblefly Effect and The Quo team up to talk about how creativity can be used in recovering from a mental illness. Myself, two other amazing artists, a music therapist, and Caitie from The Bumblefly Effect speak in this video about our work and what we are each striving to do. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f7F-eTlhO_A&feature=youtu.be   The … Continue reading Collaboration with ‘The Quo’: Creativity in recovery