Mental health of carers

Firstly, I wish to thank my family who have stuck by me through thick and thin, whether by visiting me when I...

Sectioned and detained in hospital !!

On my first day in hospital I was restless and agitated. I was constantly pacing up and down and sleeping a...

Should we feel good about Covid-19 restrictions?

"My son, I just tell the nurses that it makes me feel more tired." My mother was diagnosed with...

You Wont Believe What it’s Like to be Sectioned For the First Time

Boy, it was a difficult time for me when I was first sectioned. I ended up in a hospital miles from home...

What Are People Going To Say?

I feel sad when a person who is mentally ill and probably at the lowest point in their life that they and...

Captured By Police

In my whole life I have never been arrested or taken to a police cell so my frequent contact with the police...

The Crazy Asian Ghost

What is mental health? And how does it affect the Asian community? Coming from an Asian (Indian subcontinent) background...

Slow Descent Into Madness

Before I suffered a psychotic episode I started seeing strange things which I believed were giving me instructions. 

My 15 Year Struggle With Bipolar Disorder

My name is Nameer Shah, I am 32 years old and was born in Manchester. My family originate from Kashmir in...