From Mad in Canada: Acknowledging the limitations of her privilege, and drive for change, Rebeccah offers a sincere and creative portrayal of care work that supports women ‘in crisis.’ What does crisis mean to an onlooker, a passerby, or medical professional with decision-making power? Is the intent of ‘de-escalation’ through care possible without pathologizing or (mis)labeling youth? There are organizations privy to the cause of embodied/radical care from a trauma informed perspective. Moreover, this interview grapples with the lived experiences of mental health survivors and fosters insights about justice through resilience, as it impacts women and their families.
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