Earlier I posted a round up of links to my own recent writings on mental health in honour of #WorldMentalHealthDay. I’ve not been alone in sharing on this topic; all day my Twitter feed has been full of awesome links and encouraging statements. Here is a collection of some that have caught my eye. Even if you don’t follow up any of the others, please do watch the video in the first link – watch the video then hug your loved ones especially tight. It provides a heartfelt but stark reminder that there’s more to mental health than public awareness days: it’s about people’s lives.
Watch this if nothing else: Jonny Gabriel on Joe.co.uk on his brother and the importance of talking