Headway – improving life after brain injury

Headway – improving life after brain injury

I met Paul in 2012, he was my rock. On a Friday he normally stops and has a couple of beers and he’d phoned me and said that he was just going into our local pub. Half an hour passed so I phoned him again and the police officer answered. In the background I could …

Read more Headway – improving life after brain injury

How Barbers Are Encouraging Men to Open Up About Mental Health Issues

– [Lorenzo] Mental health in the Black community has been a problem for decades. A lot of that plays into the stigma about mental health and the reason why people are not going to get the help that’s necessary. Barbershops are a safe place for young men of color. Barbers are our only people in …

Read more How Barbers Are Encouraging Men to Open Up About Mental Health Issues

Are You Disabled Enough? Physical Disabilities and Mental Health // Vlogmas Day 8 [CC]

[Festive Music] Good morning You can’t tell that it’s morning because this is England and clearly light… …not a thing! But yeah, look, I’ve put the hair put it into rollers, I’m gonna take it down see what happens. I’m gonna film a little hair tutorial today that is a bit different the ones that …

Read more Are You Disabled Enough? Physical Disabilities and Mental Health // Vlogmas Day 8 [CC]

Grounding Techniques in Trauma Therapy – psychology & mental health with therapist Kati Morton

Grounding Techniques in Trauma Therapy – psychology & mental health with therapist Kati Morton

*Dinging noise* -Hey everybody, welcome back! Again, I have a wonderful, special guest Dr. Alexa Altman, who is a trauma specialist, is here. If you haven’t watched our first video together, I encourage you to do that, the link is in the description -But today we’re gonna talk about coping with trauma and building those …

Read more Grounding Techniques in Trauma Therapy – psychology & mental health with therapist Kati Morton

My Pros and Cons of Mental Health Support Groups

My Pros and Cons of Mental Health Support Groups

LikeKristen. Mental health advocacy, awareness, support. I love support groups I used to hate them I really did I was very against them because I didn’t want to be vulnerable with other people I thought people were gonna judge me I didn’t really know what to expect when I started going to support groups. After …

Read more My Pros and Cons of Mental Health Support Groups

Our Self-Care For Physical Disabilities and Mental Health // Vlogmas Day 12 [CC]

Hello, and welcome to another–another Vlogmas day that is starting – Matilda, what are you doing? – another Vlogmas day starting in bed is what I’m trying to say in my super croaky voice. Today, Clara and I are going to actually have a bit of a self-care day because I feel like I must …

Read more Our Self-Care For Physical Disabilities and Mental Health // Vlogmas Day 12 [CC]

BensFriends.org – Rare Disease Patient Communities

BensFriends.org – Rare Disease Patient Communities

Hi.  My name is Ben. In 2006 at the age of 29, I suffered a rare type of stroke caused by an AVM, which is like an aneurysm. I made it through the stroke, but I still had to deal with recovery, brain surgery and two years of waiting for my brain to heal. I …

Read more BensFriends.org – Rare Disease Patient Communities

What does “STIGMA” in MENTAL HEALTH really mean? #KatiFAQ | Kati Morton

What does “STIGMA” in MENTAL HEALTH really mean? #KatiFAQ | Kati Morton

Hey everybody, happy Thursday! And when it’s Thursday here what do we do? We usually do FAQs or we talk about things in the media. And many of you have pushed different – and I say pushed like forwarded it to me on Twitter, or sent it to me on the website, or flopped it …

Read more What does “STIGMA” in MENTAL HEALTH really mean? #KatiFAQ | Kati Morton

Andy – why I support better mental health in the police service

Andy – why I support better mental health in the police service

Being a call taker we take calls from members of the public, other organisations. As I say, most people who ring us have had a really bad day. It could be the first time they’ve rung the police. Worst case scenario somebody’s rung us because they’ve had a burglary, it could be the first time …

Read more Andy – why I support better mental health in the police service

My therapist makes me feel invalidated! Help! Tumblr Tuesday! #KatiFAQ | Kati Morton

My therapist makes me feel invalidated! Help! Tumblr Tuesday! #KatiFAQ | Kati Morton

Hey everybody. Happy Tuesday. And you noticing I’m wearing glasses, which I never do because I don’t like them at all. They bug me because they are, I see the rims and ahh. But I am getting lasik surgery tomorrow morning. So keep your fingers crossed for me. Pray for me. Whatever. Make sure that …

Read more My therapist makes me feel invalidated! Help! Tumblr Tuesday! #KatiFAQ | Kati Morton