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...

Stigma in Muslim community

As it is soon mental health awareness week it is necessary to spread the message that it is not shameful to have...

Third Time in Hospital

When I arrived at the acute ward for my third admission I was put on a 2:1. This meant I was constantly...

VOTE FOR ME

Hello reader, I have been nominated for the blogger of the year category at the Mental health blog...

Back home

It was fantastic to move back into my parent’s house after such a long time away. Although I was at home and...

End of the Beginning

Dear reader, First of all, thank you for reading my blog over the past year. I hope you have...

Suicide

I ended up staying on the Oldham acute ward for almost a year. In that time I met many interesting and nice...

Back to Oldham Ward For The Second Time

The police took me in a van to a psychiatric ward in Rochdale. The inside of a police van was familiar to...

One year into lockdown

I have been a resident at a mental health rehabilitation unit in Stockport for almost three years. We have reached the grim...