Footballer David Cox Opens Up On Depression

Footballer David Cox Opens Up On Depression

I was standing at the dugout and I could hear a fan shouting “away and hang yourself and do it right this time.” We were brought up in a culture where men don’t do this. People would be saying “pull yourself together and be grateful for it” and it was almost depressing in a way. …

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Coraline, Depression & Me: Cosplay Saved My Life

I felt like I’d failed at a lot of things. I felt like I’d failed at my A-levels, at going to uni, at being a functional human being. For a good number of years I was clinically depressed. So, I went through years of not being able to do anything, not enjoying anything. My life …

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Meeting America’s Death Row Inmates: Part 1 (Prison Documentary) | Real Stories

What’s it like when one of your friends on death row is led away to be executed Well, you spend you know years years and months and months and hours of every day with a person, you talk every day “Hey, what are you doing?” And you know, “Let’s eat something. Let’s make something to …

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Coraline, Depression & Me: Cosplay Saved My Life

I felt like I’d failed at a lot of things. I felt like I’d failed at my A-levels, at going to uni, at being a functional human being. For a good number of years I was clinically depressed. So, I went through years of not being able to do anything, not enjoying anything. My life …

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The Nurture Room (Child Psychology Documentary) | Real Stories

The Nurture Room (Child Psychology Documentary) | Real Stories

Where’s Jamie? Where’s Jamie gone? Is he hiding? Right, look at me. Now, Reece thought you were looking for someone to play ‘Passes’ with. And he would like to play ‘Passes’ with you. Jamie: No! Well, if you don’t want to play with Reece, maybe Reece can have the ball to himself? No, wait here. …

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Things Not To Say To Someone With Depression

Things Not To Say To Someone With Depression

Have you tried meditation? Isn’t there just some sort of cure? It’s all in your head. You’re bringing me down, mate. Ah. Yeah… SHE LAUGHS I don’t even want to read this cos it’s pissed me off so much. Do it, I believe in you. “Cheer up.” Are we in a Dick Van Dyke film? …

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Breakdowns On Campus: Students On The Edge

Breakdowns On Campus: Students On The Edge

Today’s Friday.I look like shit, I feel like shit, I’ve had a shit week.This module is set out so bloody stupid!Say hello.So we’re just chilling in the rain.CAT MEOWSI know. Are you stressed as well?I feel like I’m in, like, uncharted territory at the moment.You know, I’ve never had to deal with self harm before.I’ve …

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What It Feels Like To Have Depression | Body Language

What It Feels Like To Have Depression | Body Language

When I tell people I took a year off uni, I always say it’s because I was unwell. But I never say I was mentally unwell. I know people will react differently, but it shouldn’t be that way. Those two statements should be treated the same. I think the first time I told someone I …

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The Barber Providing Men With Mental Health Support

The Barber Providing Men With Mental Health Support

So how’ve you been recently, then, Deniel? I mean, just up and down, like always. You know. One minute, it’s just like happy days, next minute, you’re just like, “Someone kill me.” I’d lost a friend to suicide about 12 months previous and I was completely shocked by it. I’d seen him days before and …

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The Designer Using Fashion To Raise Mental Health Awareness | Amazing Humans

The Designer Using Fashion To Raise Mental Health Awareness | Amazing Humans

It was incredibly dark inside my head, confusional, a confusion, all the loneliness as well. It got so exhausting, the anxiety would then get worse and my world started shrinking. I was washing my hands 50 to 100 times a day, tunnel vision, sweating, panic attacks on a daily basis. And I felt so alone …

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