The NEON trials: Last chance to sign up!02 February 2021
Spaces are filling up quick on the NEON Trial. If you, or someone you know, has experience of psychosis, mental health problems, or if you have experience of caring for someone with mental health problems you can sign up to the NEON Trials today and access hundreds of real-life mental health recovery stories.
Online gambling addiction - what not to do01 February 2021
‘We too can be winners’ this is the message of the snappy slogans and endorphin inducing sounds and animations that draw us into placing a little cheeky bet on a Premier League game. Although as Connor Hope explains, this is not usually the end, and one bet can snowball into bigger and increasingly more dangerous stakes. And as a recovering gambling addict, he outlines how to avoid falling into the trap of gambling addiction behaviour.
Why we need to protect LGBT+ people during lockdown29 January 2021
Dominic Arnall, chief executive of Just Like Us, writes that the lockdown should not only be analysed as a collective experience but also as an individual one - as many LGBT+ young people are in their house they are not their 'home'. As many are cut off from their support networks, this requires greater community organisation to reach these often vulnerable young people.