Writer Dane Cobain talks to me about anxiety and depression, and how self-employment helps him stay well.Read More
Poet Michael Finn shares his experiences of depression and how he confronts his demons head on.Read More
In Britain, we are facing an unprecedented crisis in mental health, particularly among young people.Read More
If British girls’ mental health is at crisis point, why are we still refusing to change our schools?
Britain’s girls are at crisis point. In terms of their mental wellbeing and self-esteem, this is no exaggeration – and their parents are ill-equipped to realise the signs.Read More
In the summer of 2010, just before I turned 19 and in my first year of university, I attempted suicide with a month’s supply of my antidepressants and ended up in intensive care, breathing on a machine.Read More
I was depressed at university. I have friends who were depressed at university. Depression is the most common mental health problem in the UK, occurring in a fifth of adults, according to research by the Office of National Statistics.Read More