Rowenna Davis, freelance journalist; political and social affairs commentator
Dr Ken McLaughlin, lecturer in social work, Manchester Metropolitan University; author Social Work, Politics and Society: from radicalism to orthodoxy
Sue Morris, programme director, educational psychology, University of Birmingham
Dr Jerry Tew, senior lecturer, Institute of Applied Social Studies, University of Birmingham; author, Social Approaches to Mental Distress
Doing their 6 minute introductions answering this months salon question 'We're all depressed now? Redefining mental illness in a therapeutic era.
Before being interrogated, challenged and sometimes agreed with by the Birmingham Salon audience.