Meet The Team
Founder, Co-Editor and Mad Theologian
Amy is the Mad and Crip Theology Press founder and Co-Editor. She is a Mad Theologian who has lived experience of mental distress and other physical disabilities. She is the co-editor of the Canadian Journal of Theology, Mental Health and Disability which publishes creative work, research articles and invited commentaries that explore the intersections between mental distress and disability. Amy also co-hosts the Mad and Crip Theology Podcast with Miriam Spies where they invite authors, artists, activists and researchers to come on and talk about their work. Amy is member of Editors Canada, and is a PhD candidate studying practical theology at Emmanuel College in Toronto. Her dissertation research is on how faith communities can learn from people with lived experience of self-injury.
Editorial Assistant, Organizer of Things
Shauna is our Editorial Assistant and she keeps Amy organized! She is a PhD student at Emmanuel College in Toronto, Canada and her research is on the intersections between trauma and addiction.