Browse stories by picture

Browse stories by picture

Browse artwork from the Caring Together Art Journal Project to locate stories by mental health carers, consumers and practitioners.

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Starting a conversation between mental health carers, consumers and practitioners by sharing art, stories, coping strategies, psycho-education and research.

Poster for Carers Week 2014

Poster for Carers Week 2014

Free poster shared with members only for Carers Week 2014. Flowers to thank and celebrate mental health carers who care 24/7. Painting by Helen Wilding. Please register and login to read more.

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Exhibition at St Vincent’s Gallery Melbourne

Exhibition at St Vincent’s Gallery Melbourne

Exhibition at St Vincent’s Gallery, Melbourne I am here because I care A journey of self-discovery, strength and joy An exhibition of prints by Helen Wilding 8th September – 30th October 2014 Mon – Fri 9am to 5pm St Vincent’s Gallery Ground Floor, Daly...
Recovery road – video

Recovery road – video

A rainbow of vibrant inks, watercolour, collage, inspirational words and a kombi van come together to show how recovery from illness or injury might look.

Videos

Videos

Links to all the videos on the Caring Together Art Journal Project.

Submit a story

Submit a story

Mental health carers, consumers and practitioners are invited to share their own stories to help others as part of the Caring Together Art Journal Project.

Thank you letters

Thank you letters

What does a thank you mean to you? Does it make a difference to services? Why write a thank you letter? Share yours here!

Case study by Margaret Leggatt

Case study by Margaret Leggatt

Case study written by Margaret Leggatt about the need to communicate and include mental health carers as partners in care.

Understanding recovery

Understanding recovery

Links to resources explaining the concept of recovery from mental illness. What is the difference between clinical recovery and personal recovery?

Art journaling workshops

Art journaling workshops

Helen can be engaged for workshops and presentations. Please email info@caringtogetherproject.com for more information. Broken Hill, NSW – April 2013 Family and Carer Mental Health Program, Far West Local Health District NSW What a fantastic trip to Broken Hill!...
Conferences and presentations

Conferences and presentations

Presentations by Helen Wilding, the founder & curator of the Caring Together Project, sharing viewpoints of mental health carers and promoting partnership

Understanding mental illness

Understanding mental illness

Many mental health carers don’t have access to information about mental illness. This provides links to reputable and family friendly resources as a starting point.

The Intangible Storytelling Project

The Intangible Storytelling Project

The Intangible Storytelling Project We are very proud to host the beautiful stories and photographs from the award winning Intangible Storytelling Project on this site. We hope you will join us in celebrating what we see as a very exciting collaboration of...
How to support the project

How to support the project

How you can support the Caring Together Art Journal Project – a cost recovery social enterprise promoting mental health carers as partners in recovery