Tag Archives: mental illness

Reasons.

As we come across people with depression or other psychological ailments, over the course of our lives, our first instinct seems to be to attribute that ailment to a reason. For instance “This person has anxiety because they lost their … Continue reading

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Mindfulness, Meditation and How it Can Help You

It’s certainly no secret that modern life is a stressful thing. We all have deadlines at work or in our studies, drama within our social groups, appointments and meetings to get too not to mention any other internal issues or … Continue reading

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Contentment in Recovery.

I don’t know about you guys but when I first started this recovery thing back in 2013 I had a set of goals in my head that I wanted to achieve before I could say I was recovered. These goals … Continue reading

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Mental Health Q&A

Hi guys, So I asked the members of my eating disorders recovery group (which can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/edrecoverymentalhealthsupport/ ) for questions about mental health issues. I took my favourite three to answer.  Lize asks: How do you feel about potentially triggering … Continue reading

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2016 in review!

Chaps and Chapettes, 2016 has been a busy year for me and has seen this blog properly get on it’s feet. I’ve had the pleasure to be able to bring you coverage of lots of car events and have been … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to Jeremy Hunt

Dear Mr Hunt, As you may have heard deaths from eating disorders have risen 65% in the past three years, prison suicides are at a record high and one in three headteachers are worried about students suffering with depression. Resources … Continue reading

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Thoughts about gun violence and mental illness.

YouTuber and blogger RawSammi recently posted a blog post and YouTube video discussing the negative effects attributing gun violence and mental illness has on the stigma of mental illness. Her blog post can be found here:  https://rawsammi.com/2016/06/14/on-gun-control-mental-illness/ In her blog … Continue reading

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