In this blog, Beth from UK, shares her journey of mental health and how tattoos have helped that journey. This article in no way encourages people to get tattooed ( especially underage teenagers) but rather to promote acceptance and challenge the negative perception of tattooed people as well as the idea that tattoos are aContinue reading “#mentalstories – Tattoos & self-care – Beth, UK”
I wish you were like me and I wish you weren’t
Image Credit – Tim Mossholder
As far as i remember i always felt this deep sadness within me….
But even though autism is mostly looked at as a disability in our society, with the lockdown I felt like I wasn’t the disabled one anymore.
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”
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”
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”
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”
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”