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Magazine Archive 2008

14th January issue

 Leaping into recovery seems a fine way to start off this Leap Year – it’s good to be back! I hope you’rehaving a good 2008...

30th June issue

Come on, out with it! Why open debate can only be healthy for this field Reading about Jane’s experience as she walked into a family support...

28th January issue

Wolverhampton’s Service User Involvement Team are doing so much, it was difficult to cram it all into one article (cover story). Behind the tangible successes of the...

14th July issue

Harness the energy User groups are rightly passionate about what they do By the time I got in touch with Dave Stork to interview him about...

11th February issue

Back to London, and a flurry of activity to get this issue together after our DDN/Alliance service users’ conference in Birmingham. The response to the event has...

28th July issue

Disingenuous? Moi? DDN is what it is... a receptacle for other people’s ideas A question about editorial control was put to me this week: should DDN...

25th February issue

Reactions to our first DDN/Alliance service user conference have been illuminating, interesting and inspiring for the next attempt. Most of the responses to our office and to...

8th September issue

Drink up, stay real Can public health really come from the other side of the bar? Effects of harmful drinking are all too plain in this...

10th March issue

The new ten-year drug strategy’s out – and yes, it’s a serious business. There’s some essential paperwork to prove it: not just the detailed strategy itself,...

22nd September issue

Talking Frankly Shock, horror... humans behind the Home Office helpline! Before talking to John, who works as an advisor on the FRANK helpline, I associated the...