Mind the Gap – #mentalreport

Read EYMH Activist Carmen's blog on her time as a participant at our collaborative study week 'Mind the Gap' 17th - 22nd June with European Network for Independent Living (ENIL) and Council of Europe (CoE). She spent the week participating with young people from across Europe discussing mental health as a disability, read on... All … Continue reading Mind the Gap – #mentalreport

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

OPEN CALL – APPLY NOW – WEEK STUDY SESSION

Apply Now for the Study session “Mind the gap: supporting young disabled people’s right to live independently and to be included in the community through exploring mental health as a disability issue” organised by the European Network on Independent Living Youth Network and the Euro Youth Mental Health in co-operation with the Youth Department of … Continue reading OPEN CALL – APPLY NOW – WEEK STUDY SESSION

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

“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

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. https://youtu.be/_o3u0S6-7EU   You can see and hear more from Jonny on his website or Twitter below: http://jonnybenjamin.co.uk/Continue reading Jonny Benjamin – UK – #mentalstories (click to see video)

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. I … Continue reading The Little Wrestler #mentalstories – Tomek – Poland/Polska