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”

“I’m Fine” – Co – Director Nicks podcast interview with amazing Petra Velzeboer

Let’s sit back and listen to a podcast recorded some months ago where Nick talks about his initial experiences of mental health problems and how they spilt out of his professional era … http://petravelzeboer.com/podcast/28 Petra born in Netherlands, now living in UK, is a mental health consultant and coach and you can see more ofContinue reading ““I’m Fine” – Co – Director Nicks podcast interview with amazing Petra Velzeboer”

#mentalstories – Meet Laura from Switzerland

My Mental Health Story Hello there, whoever is reading this!! My name is Laura and i am 28 years old, usually very happy, also usually quite healthy – both mentally and physically. I am surrounded by a bunch of really close friends, live in my first very own tiny apartment and have a very goodContinue reading “#mentalstories – Meet Laura from Switzerland”

#Mentalstories – Meet Grace from UK (click to see video)

Meet one of our EuroYouthMH Advocates Grace, from UK. Talking about importance of youth participation and finding alternative supports whilst waiting for services.

Jonny Benjamin – UK – #mentalstories (click to see video)

The fantastic Jonny Benjamin, advocate/writer/many other things, but most importantly a FACILITATOR at the European Youth Event 2018 with us in June later this year, tells us his #mentalstories of growing through mental distress growing up in the UK.   You can see and hear more from Jonny on his website or Twitter below: Home @Mrjonnybenjamin

The Little Wrestler #mentalstories – Tomek – Poland/Polska

Tomek from Poland, now living in Spain, tells us his experience of dealing with his mental health at a very young age in Warsaw and how different perspectives can make the difference in a bad or a good decision for a young person. My mental health story begins at the Primary School in Poland. IContinue reading “The Little Wrestler #mentalstories – Tomek – Poland/Polska”

2017 Summary

Co-Director and Founder Nick Morgan sums up the steps that have been taken in 2017 for Euro Youth Mental Health.  

Christmas is not always magic #mentalstories – Irina – Hungary/Magyarország

Merry Christmas all from everyone at Euro Youth Mental Health CIC!!!! With this in mind, our co-founder and co-director Irina Buruiana tells us of her experiences at Christmas, and that for many they can difficult times of the year, during a period of expectational happiness.   Christmas is the “jolly” period of the year. But isContinue reading “Christmas is not always magic #mentalstories – Irina – Hungary/Magyarország”

My journey to acceptance of being bipolar #mentalstories – Katerina – Czech Republic/Česká republika

Katerina gives us an insight into her experience of growing up in Czech Republic, transitioning from an adolescent to an adult and being challenged by her mental health to the point of eventually getting a diagnosis… I was diagnosed with bipolar disorder when I was 21, however I observed the symptoms of this mental illness during previousContinue reading “My journey to acceptance of being bipolar #mentalstories – Katerina – Czech Republic/Česká republika”