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November 11, 2017

Podcast: Looking In: Experiences through the ages

In Looking In: Experiences Through the Ages, Nicole and Iain from Support in Mind Scotland…
November 06, 2017

Interview with Nicola Sturgeon

The Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival partnered with the WOW festival in Perth to hold…
November 03, 2017

Reclaim the Future

We are fortunate enough to live in a country that is rarely affected by natural…
October 31, 2017

Reclaim: SMHAF International Writing Competition

Read the winning entries from the Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival 2017 Writing Competition, held…
October 31, 2017

Reclaim: Reflecting on SMHAF 2017

Every year, the Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival (SMHAF) has a theme, and this year’s…
October 30, 2017

Dancing Depression

It is impossible to offer a universal truth to ‘this is what depression feels or…
October 30, 2017

Talking About Rainbow Families

“If we want to have authentic relationships with our children, we have to learn to…
October 30, 2017

Six O’Clock in Princes Street

A crowd of us gathered in the Great Hall at Edinburgh Castle on Thu 19…
October 30, 2017

On Any Given Night: A journey through homelessness and humanity

In 2016-17, 34,100 homeless applications were made in Scotland. On Any Given Night gives a…
October 27, 2017

Hysteria!: There is nothing to keep quiet about here

'Someone decides to keep going' This was the moment in the performance where the power…
October 27, 2017

You Matter Always: Podcast

You Matter Always brings young people and professionals together to share ideas on how arts and…
October 27, 2017

Looking On: An audience with mental health

Talking It Over... is a series of podcasts hosted by Nicole Bell and Iain Mitchell…
October 27, 2017

Men’s Mental Health Day: The Antidote to Trump and 2017

On Saturday 14th October, Men’s Mental Health Day at SMHAF 2017 featured a programme of…
October 26, 2017

The Other Half: A quiet drama with tears and laughter

Inspired by director Joey Klein’s personal experience with grief, The Other Half is a modern…
October 25, 2017

One Man and His Donkey

Chico Pereira’s Donkeyote could be summarised in many ways: as an immersive exploration of mental…
October 25, 2017

Dykebar & Me: Podcast

In this Talking Heads podcast, reporter Michael McEwan interviews Thomas Mullin, who works in the…
October 23, 2017

Changing Lives: A resource of knowledge, hope and solidarity

It is imperative people feel able to talk about their mental health and that they…
October 23, 2017

Neu! Reekie!: Art in an age of anxiety

Neu! Reekie! put on a party in Dundee and it wasn't much like your traditional…
October 23, 2017

Making Our Mark: Podcast

In this Talking Heads podcast, reporter Michael McEwan interviews some of the people involved in…
October 23, 2017

Flint & Pitch: Provocative, powerful and challenging

‘Are you ready for something provocative, powerful and challenging?’ our host, Jenny Lindsay asks. This…