Fighting stigma: what is psychosis?16 August 2021
I took two months off sick because of my mental ill-health and had the most fun in ages11 August 2021
Graham Morgan MBE writes that all too often employees are discouraged from taking time off work for their ill mental health, and if they do, they must present themselves as suffering. Although, his recent experience has demonstrated that employers should encourage fun to facilitate recovery from mental distress.
Why do we still have a problem with HIV stigma, shame, and blame? Despite breakthroughs11 August 2021
HIV is still a heavily stigmatised health condition, this is despite a series of leaps made in available treatment. Mental Health Today spoke with the Terrance Higgins Trust about the realities of HIV in the 21st-century, and the mental health implications of continuing misinformation and ignorance.
The ins and outs of anorexia recovery06 August 2021
Recovery from anorexia is complicated, not only does it involve returning to a healthy diet it also involves breaking unhealthy habits and promoting a positive frame of mind. In this article, Katy Moyes draws from her personal experience to suggest some illuminating tips to aid anyone struggling with anorexia achieve their road to recovery.