You want speakers who will waken the audience to new understandings.
Mary has given many keynote talks in England, Scotland, Sweden, Norway, Greece, the Netherlands, Japan, USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand.
She talks to managers, practitioners, people with lived experience and the public.
Her talks entertain and provoke. They are always grounded in the perspectives of people with lived experience of mental distress.
Mary talks about topics as diverse as:
- User/survivor perspectives in mental health
- User/survivor leadership
- Peer run services
- Recovery based systems
- Recovery and wellbeing
- Discrimination and social exclusion
- Compulsory treatment
- The experience of psychosis
Mary can also speak on other topics she has expertise in to fit the client's needs.