Dolly Sen is a writer, director, artist, filmmaker, poet, performer, playwright, mental health consultant, music-maker and public speaker. She has 8 published books since 2002; has taken on performance roles at The Young Vic, the Royal Festival Hall, and around Europe; undertaken a poetry tour; won a poetry award from Poet Laureate Andrew Motion; directed two plays and several TV films; and performed spoken word at City Hall and Oxford University.
The first of my 'how to' guides in regards to mental health
19 November 2015
I am part of a facebook forum called 'Recovery in the Bin'. This User Led group is for MH Survivors and Supporters who are fed up with the way colonised 'recovery' is being used to discipline and control those who are trying to find a place in the world, to live as they wish, trying to deal with the very real mental distress they encounter on a daily basis. We believe in human rights and social justice! Today someone wanted to create a spoof leaflet on how not to be...
Collaborative contribution to 'How not to receive a diagnosis of 'personality disorder'
24 November 2015
Here is another guide, this time most of it not written by me, but a collaborative endeavour from Recovery in the Bin. My contribution was turning it into a leaflet, and adding the extra text and images. There isn't room to show the whole leaftlet, but here are the first 4 pages.
My leaflet on 'How to look after your bum bum for depot'
29 November 2015
Surrounded by arseholes, it is good to have an arse that stands out, although some will argue, that’s half the problem. But how better to show your recovery by looking after your bum. Let it be so beautiful when they inject it, they feel shame at tarnishing such sexiness. Here are my tips for looking after your bum bum in the leaflet . DO SOME BUM EXERCISES (see left) SOFTEN YOUR BUM BUM WITH MOISTURISING CREAM (psych staff will feel bad about injecting such a smooth...