Mental Report – 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 Mental Report – Kirsty from UK – European Health Forum Gastein

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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

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)