Search

Blog

Each month we are encouraging our bloggers to write about a themed topic. December's theme is mental health during the holidays.

Share your thoughts/experiences with the SANE Community here.

We advise before submitting your blog to save your entry on a Word document - in case any technical issues arise. If you are experiencing issues, please email your entry to fundraising@sane.org.uk.

You are also welcome to share your experiences on our Support Forum. Join/log in here.

Remember, if you're in need of support, our confidential services are always here.

Creative Expressions Guidelines

The last month has been hard...mentally, physically and most importantly emotionally, the panic attacks just don't seem to end, neither does the constant worry. My anxiety feels li...
Posted by
sharon22
03rd Sep 2017
So I must admit that I struggled to come to terms with how bad I was. I had the thought.  I am not bad enough to ask for help. So I didn't. I just dealt and dealt badly. I have liv...
Posted by
Auds
29th Aug 2017
The irony right? Those who know me on a personal level, and even on a professional level to some degree know how fiercely independant I am. In fact, I pride myself on this fact, be...
Posted by
SANE
29th Aug 2017
What can I say about relationships? The easiest thing I can do is compare them to those pick a mix sweets you used to buy from that corner shop for like 20p and you would never kno...
Posted by
SANE
29th Aug 2017
Hello everyone. I don't know if this is really the right place for this, but I'll just say it all anyway. Two years ago, my bf cheated on me with his ex. After I found out, I split...
Posted by
champagnesupernova
28th Aug 2017
Relationships. They’re all seen as some of the most important parts of our lives, but what happens when you have even a minor episode and the people closest to you witness th...
Posted by
bran
25th Aug 2017
I know more than I'd like to about toxic relationships. Having grown up, as an only child, with parents who argued constantly & had many negative issues, it wasn't long before thei...
Posted by
SANE
24th Aug 2017
As I have an exam coming up, I find myself becoming mildly anxious about my future. This taught me that one environmental stressor can act as a trigger to a cascade of other issues...
Posted by
logic640
23rd Aug 2017
I’m actually crying and tears are rolling down my cheeks.  It’s 5.45am in the morning and I have just returned to my 4 star hotel bedroom in Spain, following the second...
Posted by
SANE
23rd Aug 2017
Self control sucks, why is it we want the things we want so bad? Yet we get mad at ourselves the moment we have at it. Some people go their whole lives caught up in addictive behav...
Posted by
SANE
22nd Aug 2017
Prev
123456789101112131415161718192021222324252627282930313233343536373839404142434445464748495051525354555657585960616263646566676869707172737475767778798081828384858687888990919293949596979899100101102103104105106107108109110111112
Next