Clair Bien – Short Bio

Hearing Voices, Living Fully: Claire Bien, M.Ed., is a writer and grant writer at The Connection. She is also a voice hearer and formed the Hearing Voices Network support group at Yale-New Haven Psychiatric Hospital. Her memoir, Hearing Voices, Living Fully: Living with the Voices in my Head, was published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers in 2016.


Mad in America hosts blogs by a diverse group of writers. These posts are designed to serve as a public forum for a discussion—broadly speaking—of psychiatry and its treatments. The opinions expressed are the writers’ own.