Mental illness isn’t yet accepted like any other illness because there is this perception that anything in the mind can be fixed by a…
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Four years ago, I self-published an autobiographical account of my battle with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD).
Researchers believe prescribed medications play a key role in the treatment of mental illness.
Dr Berney and Dr Marshall discuss the use of clubs and social groups as a way to manage mental health issues.
Much of the literature around mental illness and autonomy fails to take into account the effect that oppressive socialisation.
Dr Berney and Dr Marshall discuss the relationship between violence and mental illness, specifically focusing on the potentially unrealistic idea of restricting people with…
I recently interviewed Samantha Edwards, a public speaker and has recently spoken at a North Wales TEDx event.
Dr Berney and Dr Marshall discuss the events of the 1st of October 2017 when 64-year-old Stephen Paddock opened fire on a crowd in…
Dr Berney and Dr Marshall discuss ways to overcome the stigma associated with mental illness and suicide.
Amy Johnson is a postgraduate researcher based at Northumbria University who is currently completing a PhD in Social Work.