Brenda is a motivated teacher educator in language didactics and children’s literature. Besides her passion for education, she is active in the field of mental health care, organizing congresses, giving lectures and workshops based on her own experience as a patient. Her writing skills have resulted in several books, editorials in newspapers and the website www.psychosenet.be, one of the pioneer projects concerning E-health care in Belgium. She is a member of the advisory network for Health in Belgium. She is constantly looking for new ways and initiatives to improve the quality of mental health care and education. Two fields that have a lot more in common than one might think.