#covid19youth – getting through this together

Hi all, please see a short message from myself about our emergency campaign/piece of work on supporting young people and their mental health in these extraordinary times – #covid19youth! As well as a brilliant video from one of our Youth Activists Jonny Benjamin on his work dealing with mental health and the Coronavirus – weContinue reading “#covid19youth – getting through this together”

World Mental Health Day 2019

This WMHD we are relaunching some of platforms and recognising the theme, we are talking about this year – suicide prevention “Suicide is the leading cause of death among adolescents (10–19 years old) in low- and middle-income countries and the second leading cause in high-income countries in the European Region. In 2015, there were over 4000 deathsContinue reading “World Mental Health Day 2019”

European Public Health week – Youth Mental Health Day 17th May

Get involved in our European Public Health – Youth Mental Health day tomorrow, see how below. Join us as we discuss technology and social media and its relationship to young people’s mental health across Europe JOIN UP HERE . #mymental campaign – On Friday we want to encourage people across Europe to share on Twitter,Continue reading “European Public Health week – Youth Mental Health Day 17th May”

2018 #mentalreport

Below, Co-Director Nick talks about several pieces of work that EYMH have been lucky to be part of in 2018 and what to look forward to in 2019.  Then below that is a simple list of all of EYMH’s achievements this year (Click on links for more information). 1st year officially formed as a CommunityContinue reading “2018 #mentalreport”

The passengers view to driving off a cliff – Cecilia from Hungary #mentalstories

Cecilia from Hungary talks about the difficulties of finding the fine line of being supportive and helpful to a friend who might need help. Sometimes we are the ones going through a crisis, sometimes it’s someone else. In my case, it’s usually someone else. I had it easy, and for many years I thought thatContinue reading “The passengers view to driving off a cliff – Cecilia from Hungary #mentalstories”

CALL FOR TRAINERS

At present, we are looking for a trainer, to represent Euro Youth Mental Health on training/workshop program we are delivering with the European Network for Independent Living (ENIL) next year. Description: The international Study Session “Mind the gap: Supporting young disabled people’s right to live independently and to be included in the community through exploringContinue reading “CALL FOR TRAINERS”

Professional anxiety – Nick from UK – #mentalstories (click to see video)

Co-director Nick Morgan introduces us to his mental health stories and his new personal Youtube channel Nicholas Ray ‘Professional anxiety’ Morgan   Click to open

Workplace stress – Marijeta from Montenegro – #mentalstories

I was struggling with mental health problems four years ago, which was caused by mobing and stress at work. As a person with acquired disability, at one point in my life, I was going through a long psychological therapy which was a part of my rehabilitation, after I survived two strong strokes. That experience madeContinue reading “Workplace stress – Marijeta from Montenegro – #mentalstories”

Erasmusholic – Tomek from Poland – #mentalstories

I was Erasmoholic, hanging out with Erasmus students was my only passion, all have started in 2014. I talk about it, as it had an impact on my work and studies. I had no friends. I was pretty calm and introverted. They go… and I was forced to see all those places again. Every semesterContinue reading “Erasmusholic – Tomek from Poland – #mentalstories”

Young people from across Europe ‘speak their mind’ on mental health

Earlier this year we were successful in a bid to take a group to and facilitate a session at the European Youth event.  Written by co-director Irina and then delivered by Co-director Nick and 3 volunteers Mental Health Advocates Demjan, Jonny and Nives, click on the link below to read our summary report and recommendationsContinue reading “Young people from across Europe ‘speak their mind’ on mental health”