Thoughts About the EU Referendum Result

Thoughts About the EU Referendum Result

I’ve been thinking about a sunny day back in June 2010 when I was part of a party welcoming Andrew Lansley to my place of work. His visit to Milton Keynes PCT and then the hospital was his first official duty after becoming Health Secretary of the newly-elected Coalition government. Being a life-long leftie I […] Read more…

The EU Referendum: Views, Bias, and Kindness

The EU Referendum- Views, Bias, and Kindness

Tomorrow we’ll be going to the polls to cast our vote in the European Referendum. It’s a momentous decision, with vociferous campaigning on both the ‘leave’ and ‘remain’ sides. That campaigning has been complemented by commentary and coverage in the print, broadcast, and social media. All campaigning, commentary, and coverage has been littered with spin, […] Read more…

What EMDR Therapy Feels Like

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After my serious illness and the death of Hugo I was diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). PTSD happens as the result of trauma. Part of PTSD means that parts of the brain that deal with threats, memory, and decision-making (as well as the links between them) are damaged, meaning it is difficult to distinguish […] Read more…

Why We Need To Improve Perinatal Mental Health Support

Why We Need To Improve Perinatal Mental Health Support

We need to improve perinatal mental health support. With mental ill health remaining a taboo subject, experiencing mental ill health carrying a stigma, and mental ill health constantly misunderstood this all mental health services suffer from chronic underfunding and insufficient investment in terms of dedicated resources. Perinatal mental health is too often at the bottom […] Read more…

What A Difference A Change Makes

What A Difference A Change Makes

What a difference a change makes! Reading that you are justified in thinking “Duh, it’s hardly a change if it doesn’t make a difference.” You’d be right! What I’m meaning, though, is what a change. A transformation. A pretty much 360 degree turnaround. What I am talking about is a visit to the hospital this […] Read more…

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