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 that … Continue 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 exploring … Continue reading CALL FOR TRAINERS

#mentalreport – Kirsty from UK – European Health Forum Gastein

This year, one of our ExpertMHers, Kirsty from UK, attended the European Health Forum Gastein first ever Hackathon, as well as attending various panels and presentations across the conference, looking to ensure mental health, where needed was considered in whatever projects were being produced. The objective is to bring together 35 participants from different backgrounds from all … Continue reading #mentalreport – Kirsty from UK – European Health Forum Gastein

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 made … Continue reading Workplace stress – Marijeta from Montenegro – #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 recommendations … Continue 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 of … Continue reading “I’m Fine” – Co – Director Nicks podcast interview with amazing Petra Velzeboer