Discussion Questions for International Consumer Movement
- What did you know about mental health consumers in countries other than the United States before you watched this show? Has watching the show changed any of your previously held views?
- Anne Beals from England, Jenny Speed from Australia, Hranner Jonson from Iceland, and Dan Fisher from the United States spoke of their idea of their starting the international consumer group Interrelate. What do you think they gain by creating such a group? Do you see any down side to creating the group?
- They all spoke of the fact that they found many more similarities than differences between the consumer movements in the different countries. Why do you think this might be the case, especially since they have very different medical systems?
- What is the most striking thing that you learned and will remember from this show?
For resources see: Resources Mentioned in the Show
These questions are to provide family and peer discussion and education. The information is for educational purposes only. It is not intended to diagnose or treat any medical or psychological condition. If you think someone is too fragile to be part of the discussion, please have them consult their mental health care provider for individual advice regarding the situation.