Links / Hearing Voices

Understanding Voices a website that aims to make it easier for people to find information about different approaches to voice-hearing and ways of supporting those who are struggling with the voices that they hear.

Intervoice International community providing information about hearing voices. This is such a useful site full of great writing about ways to understand and deal with difficult voice hearing experiences. Highly reccommended.

Listening to voices (Creative disruptions with the hearing voices network) Interactive resource sharing people’s experiences of voice-hearing including a “listen if you dare feature”.

Voice collective A London based project for children and young people who hear voices, see visions or have other unusual experiences, includes good information for parents.

Compassion for voices Supervision, resources and workshops on a compassionate approach to voices and other experiences.

Hearing the Voice seeks to provide a better understanding of this experience by examining it from different academic perspectives and working with voice-hearers, clinicians and mental health professionals.

The Recovery Network Toronto based website sharing lots of useful resources and articles on hearing voices, extreme states and recovery/self help ideas.

National networks

There is a great overview of national networks on InterVoice.

The Hearing Voices Network in England. Supports over 150 self help groups in England and has good self help publications. Contact them for info re your nearest hearing voices self help group. Also join their organisation and if you can give a donation as they are underfunded and do excellent work.

The Hearing Voices Network in Ireland

Hearing Voices Network Cymru offers support and understanding to people who hear voices, see visions, have other extraordinary experiences and those who care for and support them.

The Hearing Voices Network (HVN) USA