Category: Mental Health

Major Depression: How to Potentially Prevent a Relapse

For those battling major depression, depressive episodes are often debilitating. The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) highlights symptoms such as hopelessness, loss of energy, lack of interest and low self-esteem as some of the hallmark symptoms that accompany a depressive episode. Due to these often all-consuming symptoms during depressive episodes, life may seem like…

What is Going on (or Not) in Schools in Terms of Mental Health

There has been a lot of news in regards to mental health concerns in schools and I have summed up the main news for readers. Natasha Devon, the former Department for Education (DfE) mental health champion who found her position abolished after criticising the government regarding its testing policies and their effect on pupils mental…