On Saturday 28th July 2018 I attended the first ever Mental Health Blog Awards - the brainchild of my friend Mike of Mike's Open Journal who hosted the event (and did an amazing job by the way!). Before travelling down to Portsmouth for the awards, I knew the STOP Suicide campaign, which I lead as … Continue reading #MHBlogAwards Campaign of the Year!
Hi guys, It has been a while! The last 6 months have been incredibly busy for me in my role as Campaigns and Communications Lead at CPSL Mind and my blog has taken a back seat. This week we finally launched the new phase of the STOP Suicide campaign including our brand new campaign film … Continue reading STOP Suicide: Update
2017 has been a huge year for me in terms of personal growth. It has been the year in which I finally spoke out about my mental health conditions after living with them silently for a decade. It has been the year that I finally started thriving after taking huge steps in 2016 to learn … Continue reading Igniting my Spark: Reflecting on 2017
Christmas day marked 3 months since I started my role as Campaigns and Communications Lead at Cambridgeshire, Peterborough & South Lincolnshire (CPSL) Mind. It has been an exciting whirlwind and there is no way I am going to be able to remember, let alone tell you about, everything I have done since I've been in … Continue reading 3 Months in the Life of a Professional Mental Health Campaigner
Rome is utterly gorgeous. In a world full of skyscrapers & modern architecture, Rome has somehow kept its authentic beauty and classical essence. You forget you're in a city at times. It's so calming to wander the pretty streets taking in the history and the atmosphere. Everywhere you look is a picture. Yet another photograph … Continue reading An Agoraphobic’s Travel Guide to…Rome