Tag Archives: recovery

Top Tips For Supporting Someone on Your Team with Mental Ill Health

Posted on : January 22, 2020

Did you know that mental health problems affect one in four people? When people experience a mental health condition, they may feel isolated, ashamed and worthless. They may feel that they have no one to talk to and no one to turn to. Mental health is something that we all...

Embrace JOMO (the Joy of Missing Out)

Posted on : January 17, 2020

Embrace JOMO (The Joy of Missing Out) Thanks to social media, we are now more connected than ever, yet this can actually create feelings of distance and disconnection. Being able to continuously check out where others are checking in, see the latest fads and favourites, and peer at ‘picture-perfect’ poses, the...

Weather The Storm

Posted on : June 13, 2019

Living with a mental health condition can have a great impact on your life and of those around you. As well as experiencing long term and overwhelming feelings of sadness, hopelessness and lethargy, symptoms also include physical effects such as pain, appetite change and sleep problems. A mental health condition...

Asking for Help with Your Mental Health

Posted on : May 30, 2019

Asking for Help with Your Mental Health Depression can be something that is incredibly hard to talk about, not least for the person who is experiencing this condition. Often, the person with depression is not fully aware of their symptoms. It may have developed over a number of weeks or...

Needles, but no drugs …

Posted on : May 24, 2016

In a society where a large number of men struggle with mental illness in silence because they find it hard to express how they are feeling, it’s always nice to see new forms of help. The traditionally considered non-masculine past-time of knitting is gaining popularity with men thanks to celebrity...

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