Trauma and growth

Dr Rachel Chin, clinical psychologist, has written about trauma and growth and her struggle with anxiety. I have incredibly...

The Head Matters: Part I

When we are considering dropping a few pounds or toning up our bodies, we'll most likely join our local gym, do some...

Assaulted!

I was happy to be going on regular home leave, mainly because I was able see my parents and siblings. I had...

Chased By Police Again

After returning from the PICU to the Oldham ward, life continued as normal. A lot of the patients I knew had moved...

Second time at PICU

The second time I was at the PICU was pretty much the same as the first, dull and monotonous. I didn’t...

The mercy of Muhammad (s)

Due to terrorist atrocities, Islamophobia has increased everywhere. Islamophobia is the fear or hatred of Islam or Muslims. The...

Navigating Challenges and working towards Social Change

Shuranjeet Singh Growing up in Handsworth, Birmingham, I had always felt comfortable walking up and down Soho Road, around...

Back to PICU

After some time, on a Friday, just before lunch, I absconded from the acute ward. I had been waiting in front of...

Life in rehab in lockdown

It is hard to believe that we are on day 292 since the lockdown started. It is hard...