Tag Archive | Mental Health Awareness

Walking the Walk And Not Just Talking The Talk!

Having chosen the title that I have, I think I am duty bound to point out that the purpose of this post is in no way meant to criticize but instead to encourage and motivate.  It is also a reflection on my opinion of the wonderful commitment that one of our members – Sam from over […]

Member’s Profile – My Depersonalization Experience.

Well, I haven’t posted a member’s profile post for a while now and so I am absolutely  delighted to be able to post this one in which we profile our newest member – Christopher – from over at My Depersonalization Experience. Due to my having again been unwell lately and only now starting to recover, I […]

Member’s Profile – One Deep Breath

As regular readers will know, in order to encourage members and so as to inform other members of all the wonderful resources and blogs out there. Every now and then I like to share Member’s Profiles. This is always done with that member’s permission and the profiles are always written by the member who is […]

Have You Voted Yet?

Back at the end of January I posted a piece concerning how long it takes to get an acceptable diagnosis in respect of Mental Health. In that piece I asked members to vote indicating how long it took them to get the diagnosis that they needed. About 10 days ago I published a graph indicating […]

Getting Help Survey

A question arose the other day about how long it takes someone – from the point of their trying to get help with their mental health – to get an actual acceptable diagnosis. So in response to that question I thought I would do a poll and invite members to participate if they would like […]

Blog For Mental Health 2013 – An Invitation!

Because of the importance of this initiative in my opinion, I am posting this post on all four collective community based blogs that I am involved in: Resonate Freedom, Christian Concern For Mental Health, Teens For Global Mental Health Awareness, and The Mental Health Writers Guild. For those of you who follow more than one […]

WEGO HEALTH ACTIVIST AWARD Nomination – Best Ensemble Cast

Just to let you all know that the Guild has been nominated for a “Best Ensemble Cast” award in 2012’s WEGO Health Activist Awards And I have to tell you that as far as I am concerned there could be no better or more appropriate name for an award that you all should receive. In […]

The Dare To See It Differently Campaign!

For any one of us who face what is commonly termed mental illness or poor mental health there is the added challenge of also having to face a whole range of potential injustices and stigmas!  And sadly the same goes for some physical health conditions. But who says it has to be that way and […]

Wego Health Activist Award!

Hi all, I have today received an email concerning the Wego Health Activist award and I feel very strongly that Mental Health should be represented within this. Because of this I am copying that email here for anyone who is interested. Kind Regards and God bless you. Kevin. Announcing the 2012 Health Activist Awards! We’re […]

Schizophrenia Sufferers Are Being Let Down

The Schizophrenia Commission, an independent group of experts, has released a report on a year-long inquiry it conducted which looked into  schizophrenia care in England.  The results of the report “The Abandoned Illness” make for extremely interesting reading.  But as interesting as they are they will by no means come as a shock to anyone […]