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The Failed Experiment

The other night I started a reading for my ‘Working with Mental Health’ course about anxiety and I must say I was feeling pretty impressed with myself. 794 more words

Faith Walking: Be A Giver [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO]

In Faith Waking, Erica Campbell explains that givers are the biggest receivers. She reads some of the bible’s messages about giving. In today’s day and age, it can be easy to slip into the “me & mine” mindset, which requires that we only look over ourselves and the ones we’re obligated to look out for. 121 more words

Get Up!

Heaven at Hand

Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.

–Søren Kierkegaard

He was in the intensive care unit when he picked up the phone and dialed. 1,059 more words

Day To Day

When is the Right Time to Stop Taking Antidepressants?

This week has been a particularly busy one for me which included going to my GP on Wednesday to review my medication.

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I Feel Numb

It’s five months after my second suicide attempt, and I can honestly say that I haven’t got better, and that I still can’t seem to see the end of the tunnel of this mental illness. 364 more words


'Sharing Stories' - Depression will always be with me, by Keigh Ahr.

“Not all stories about mental illness are dramatic. Some, like mine, are rather mundane; no hospital visits, no incarcerations, no shattered lives. Yet even a simple cut on the skin, or a garden variety cold, can lead to more serious conditions if not treated properly. 1,108 more words


Follow the annoyingly long road...

Is that a word? I don’t know but it’s currently 9 in the morning and I have been up all night with my dreams again (maybe I should start  dream blog page…hhmmm) Anyway I have been doing my childcare course for well 2 and a half years now because the first half a year a tutor messed up my work, then for 5 months I didn’t have a tutor and then when I got one I was told that everything had to be re-done… So here I am with my last 9 reflective accounts and the promise of a certificate in just over a month. 276 more words