I was just saying this week how looking back at the times my mental health issues were at their worst and I was out
My first memoir
of control, seems surreal and it’s like watching a fiction film in my mind – a nightmarish story at times. How far I have come… I begin
……Continue reading I start my counselling placement next week – finally feeling proud of myself!
Titus the great!
Just a quick update on my volunteering. As you know I applied for a mental health group support worker role with Rethink in January, and have been fobbed off with being offered training in March, then it might be April, then nothing. They asked me if I would still like to
……Continue reading No volunteering with Rethink for me – it’s such a shame they didn’t get back to me! But, dad comes first!
I’m so excited I had to write about it straight away!
Oh my gosh, I have just come back from my appointment at the local volunteering centre and I have so many options now – I’m even starting a little job this Friday!
The interview, with the very lovely lady who manages the volunteering roles
……Continue reading Hooray for today! I’ve just been to my local volunteering centre for my initial appointment – Volunteering options are great! I start Friday!
Whilst getting involved in bustling high street shopping and looking forward to my Christmas dinner, I cannot help but remember those who are not in the same position as myself and most of us… Those who are ill, in hospital, and all those around them… Homeless and underprivileged families… Mental illness… Child abuse…
……Continue reading Happy Christmas and a Happy New year for 2013 but do not forget the homeless/underprivileged, the topic of pets, child abuse, elderly, fighting mental illness stigma and YOU!