Tag Archives: Mental Health

This Week In Mentalists – The Arrrrrr! Rated Edition

Good Sunday to you fine fellow mentalists!  My name is Gary (@mentellhealth), a freelance writer with my own blog over http://www.mentellhealth.org (not a typo) and this is my first post for TWOM so be gentle with me!  I don’t think there are too many triggers in here, but, as always, use caution when reading.  I […]

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This Week in Mentalists – The Maternal Retirement Edition

¡Hola de las Islas Canarias, amigos! And a warm welcome to this week’s TWIM. This one may be a little shorter than those of my usual standard – my holiday can largely be blamed for this – but frankly that’s no bad thing, is it? Possible triggers in this edition of TWIM: child abuse, infertility, […]

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This Week In Mentalists- The ‘Sunny’ Bank Holiday Edition?!!!

Hi, I’m Kate, and I hope you enjoy this bank holiday edition of TWIM!! (It’s a Monday off for most people, in case those not in the UK don’t know. Sorry if you’re not getting one!!) Please note that this TWIM may contain these triggers so please do be careful. First up a story in […]

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This Week in Mentalists – The ‘I See What You Did There’ Edition

Good Sunday to you, good people. [pointless introductory paragraph redacted due to pointlessness of pointless introductory paragraph] Ready for TWIM? Yes? All systems go, then… This edition doesn’t have that many triggers, but do be aware of general discussion relating to weight, religion and psychiatric balls-ups, as well as more in-depth discussion regarding death and online […]

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Curious about the mental health blogosphere

Hello TWOM readers. My name is Victoria. You can find me on Twitter @VictoriaBetton and on Facebook as  Digital Mental Health. I also have a blog which you can find here. I work for an NHS Trust and I’m also in the second year of a part time PhD at the Institute of Communications within […]

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This Week in Mentalists – The Late Late Edition

I know it’s well past the weekend. I know a new one is almost imminently due. I know I should have done this days ago. I could explain myself – for various reasons I was so busy over the last few days (yes!) and I simply forgot about this round-up – but instead please accept my […]

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396 Is The Magic Number

Hello, my name is CimmerianInk and I write the blog Living With Bipolar Disorder, DID and Childhood Abuse. Here in U.S. a story recently made national news because of the sheer ridiculousness of one number: 396 396 is the number of times Shermain Miles has been arrested. It took 396 arrests before she was ordered […]

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This Week in Mentalists: The Pull Yourself Together Edition.

Well, hello.  This is nice isn’t it, friends and strangers meeting and sharing thoughts and feelings together in a mutually-supportive and non-judgemental way.  Can I just say at the outset that I completely get all the arguments about terminology and phraseology but I don’t have a better lexicon than anyone else, so I talk about […]

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This Week in Mentalists – Happy International Nurses Day edition

Today is International Nurses Day. I don’t think it’s something that’s widely recognised or celebrated in the UK, and I’m sure some people reading this blog have their own views on Nursing and Nurses, but as it’s me writing this TWiM – and I’m a Nurse, and proud to be so – Happy International Nurses […]

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