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Lisa's decision to talk openly should be warmly welcomed

Time to Change Director Sue Baker responds to today's article in the Health Service Journal by Lisa Rodrigues, Chief Executive of Sussex Partnership NHS Mental Health Foundation Trust, in which Lisa speaks openly about her experiences of depression and discrimination.

“Lisa's decision to talk openly about her own experiences of mental health problems should be warmly welcomed.

Newtown's Sandy Hook tragedy and mental health reporting

Sue Baker, Director of Time to ChangeWatching the media coverage of the horrific loss of life at Newtown’s Sandy Hook elementary school left me stunned and deeply saddened, and thinking about the difficult journey of grieving that these families will face at this time of year, and for many years to come.

It is hard to find any words of solace or comfort, apart from hoping that their emotional pain will ease, even if it never leaves them.

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