*Working in what is considered a “consumer” role, most people would assume that I identify as a “consumer”. But I don’t. Put simply, I just can’t identify with that term, and to be honest I feel the same way when it comes to alternatives such as “service-user”. I choose instead to identify as a person.read more
Changing Minds launched an awareness campaign during Mental Health Awareness Week (8-13 October 2012) in order to celebrate Auckland’s diversity and the rich knowledge and unique stories that each individual carries with them. Each portrait contains a personal message from its subject about wellbeing, resilience, and creative ways of viewing ourselves and our communities.
The photos in this series were all taken by Jenna Todd