Blog on emotional well being and personal development

Tag: mental illness

My depression and anxiety

My depression and anxiety

  My depression and anxiety I have always suffered from depression and can remember going to see a mental health professional at the age of thirteen. Depression tends to run in families and mine is no exception. My grandmother suffered from depression and my mother […]

Bipolar disorder and depression

Bipolar disorder and depression

  Bipolar disorder and depression Depression is one of the main reasons that clients seek me out. Unfortunately, depression is on the rise and is set to continue to increase and pervade society in the years to come. Depression is caused my many factors so […]

The hidden danger of the unstable mind

The hidden danger of the unstable mind

  The hidden danger of the unstable mind The recent events of the Germanwings air crash in the French Alps has placed the internal world of a person back into focus. Although there is no conclusive evidence as yet, there are suggestions that the co-pilot […]

Mental Health, Anxiety and Capitalism

Mental Health, Anxiety and Capitalism

  Socialism for the rich and capitalism for the rest of us? Socialism for the Rich and capitalism for the poor is a fairly self explanatory statement, under Neoliberalism businesses and companies are afforded protection and corporate benefits, whilst the rest of us are subjected […]

Mental Health and Violence

Mental Health and Violence

    Mental Health and Violence There is widespread public fear that people with mental disorder pose a significant risk of interpersonal violence, but research has shown that the degree of association between violence and mental disorder is small and is accounted for by a small minority […]

What causes mental illness?

What causes mental illness?

  How common are mental illnesses in the UK? Anxiety will affect 10% of the population Bipolar disorder will affect one in 100 One in every 150 15-year-old girls will get anorexia, and one in every 1000 15-year-old boys 20% of people will become depressed […]