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If you click on social media today, scroll through your newsfeed or pick up a newspaper, you might hear it’s Blue Monday soon, supposedly the most depressing day of the year....
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15th Jan 2019
The black dog isn't a pet who sits by your feet And the black dog won't wait with wagging tail to greet The black dog is vicious, unruly, unkind The black dog growls away locked up...
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14th Jan 2019
Art is one of the best ways people get to express themselves, especially when they can’t put into words what they feel or are going through. And for people who are going thro...
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30th Nov 2018
By Chris Harrison I have suffered bipolar disorder all my adult life. Bipolar means I can get very depressed and sometimes I compensate by over-elation. I have not been over-elated...
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02nd Nov 2018
World Mental Health Day Young People and Mental Health in a Changing World We live in an ever-changing world that is fast-paced and high-stressed. As a young person, you go from on...
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10th Oct 2018
A New Chapter - by Ellen Deaville ‘The season of mellow fruitfulness’ as Keats memorably described it, September almost seems to hold her breath, reflecting on the summ...
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04th Sep 2018
More Than a Number -  by Ellen Deaville This time of the year is an especially anxious one for many young people that have just left school, college or university. The future becko...
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28th Aug 2018
The media likes stories with a clear beginning, middle and end. When it comes to mental health reporting, this often means testimonials are published in which people talk about the...
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17th Aug 2018
Selfie-Centred - by Ellen Deaville I was thirty before I realised that chlamydia wasn’t a pot plant, which might have raised a few eyebrows at the local garden centre. So I g...
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14th Aug 2018
Press Delete - by Ellen Deaville It was late and I was tired, scrolling through the contacts on my phone. Fragments of old hurts cluttered my mind like bits of broken pots on a mos...
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03rd Aug 2018
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