Blogs about mental health

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My depression and anxiety started after I experienced a lot of stress in a job that really wasn't for me. I'm young, yet I started to tell myself I would never amount to anything - on top of that I was working constantly, and never had any time to do anything but that. One day I was getting ready to go to work and I had...

I have had Bipolar Affective Disorder since I was 18 and my mental health problems became more severe during my first year of university, which resulted in me being in hospital for 9 weeks....

When I was first admitted to my local psychiatric ward, I was mortified and had no idea how I could articulate what was happening without being gossiped about and being judged....

I was officially diagnosed with schizophrenia when I was 17, although previously (throughout high school) I had been to see mental health services for adolescents....


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