One in four people in the world will be affected by mental or neurological disorders at some point in their lives. Around 450 million people currently suffer from such conditions, placing mental disorders among the leading causes of ill-health and disability worldwide. Treatments are available, but nearly two-thirds of people with a known mental disorder … Mer Why is mental illness so stigmatized?
I just thought I’d post a few tips and advice on how to talk to someone who struggles, its not always that obvious what you should or could do to help and support. The one big thing to remember is don’t be afraid to ask! Even though you might get yelled at it still makes … Mer Advice on how to talk to someone with mental illness
Today made me think. I wrote a post one year ago this day. This year I’ve been kinda shielded from the heaviest part of mental illness. I’ve had my down periods but I hung in there and haven’t had any need for sick leave or therapy. I’m thankful for that. Having a good mental health … Mer World Mental Health Day 2018
September 10 is World Suicide Prevention Day. And yes, I know that day has passed. All over the world people lit a candle for those lost to suicide, those who consider committing suicide or just to show that you yourself struggle or has struggled with thoughts of suicide. Its a quite powerful message; «I have … Mer World Suicide Prevention Day