Stress – Are We Coping?

Stress – Are we coping? The focus for the Mental Health Awareness week this year  is Stress  which has been the target for The Mental Health Foundation who have released a report entitled Stress – Are we coping?  You can download it HERE  Who experiences stress? The statistics from the MHF are scary!   This year – 74% felt…

Male Suicide

Male Suicide Aiden Connor commits suicide Coronation Street tackled the huge topic of male suicide this week through the death of Aiden Connor, who took his own life after secretly battling depression for months and finding himself unable to talk to family and friends about his plight.  (Link to Coronation Street story )   Coronation Street wrote…

Fear of Flying

Fear of flying? Want to fly but your fear of flying getting in the way? Some questions for you?  Would you go to a dentist who had halitosis? To a hairdresser with split ends?  How about an accountant who was bankrupt?  Or what if your Phobia Specialist had a phobia?  Yep – that is right. …

Pressure of Life

The Pressure of Life for Ant McPartlin Using alcohol to try and fix it The outside world can see you as being happy, successful, confident and living life to the full.  But you may be crumbling on the inside. The Boy next door Ant McPartlin, the smiling, happy go lucky Geordie lad who, alongside his…