Beyond the labels and beneath her beautiful Black skin…
Kasibba was inappropriately detained in a mental health hospital all her adult life.
Mythologised and ensnared within a rhetoric of fear and racist tropes, she was deemed ‘too complex’ to work with and ‘too unpredictable’ to be allowed out of long-term segregation.
But we knew that this was not the case.
Kasibba now lives in her own home with her own staff team and is happily creating her own version of an ordinary life. She has reclaimed control of her life and is finding happiness by choosing what she wants this to look like.
Read her story here