Goodness, sitting here thinking about my journey so far I realise that I have come a long way and achieved a great deal. Sometimes it takes just "making space" to look back at the road travelled. As an avid hill climber I recognise this feeling when it's been a struggle and my focus has been constrained to looking up at the task ahead. Writing this has allowed me to stop (get out the flask and ...read more
Not always "out there"
I had recently filled out a questionnaire by SRN and was wondering why I had stopped writing and using the site since the initial experience had been good for me. The truth is, after having written a positive upbeat piece about my hope of returning to work in an environment and in a role where my experience of mental ill health might prove a benefit or at least be understood. I was to be confronted ...read more