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    Holiday

    :welcome: HAPPY 4TH OF JULY EVERYONE! :peace:
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    Mental health news this week

    National Survivor User Network (NSUN) Bulletin - Monday 25 June 2018 - NSUN Bulletin Monday 25 June 2018 Anger - June 2018 Mind Management Newsletter - Mind Management June Newsletter 2018 Found HER - festival for working women London, THE ALLBRIGHT, JULY 3rd - 5th Manchester, KING...
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    Mental health news this week

    The official Epilepsy Action view on Cannabis treatments - Cannabis-based treatments - June 2018 | Epilepsy Action NHS to launch first Internet/online gaming addiction clinic - NHS to launch first internet addiction clinic | Society | The Guardian The late Tory grandee Cecil Parkinson's...
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    A man who pleaded guilty to stalking TV presenter Christine Lampard faces jail after sending her 'very nasty' tweets, a judge has said. Christof King, 39, of Brent, in north west London, pleaded guilty to stalking last week, but he disputed the sending of the tweets. Judge Robin Johnson ruled...
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    Mental health news this week

    A man who stabbed his boss to death and wrote "bully" on her forehead has been found guilty of her murder. David Browning, 52, admitted killing Jillian Howell on 26 October but claimed it was manslaughter on the grounds of diminished responsibility. The jury was told Samaritans volunteer Ms...
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    Mental health news this week

    A man with Asperger's claims he has been accused of being a 'Nazi' following a study which found the doctor who named the condition collaborated with the Third Reich. Adam Bradford, 25, claims to have suffered a torrent of abuse online after sordid details of the work carried out by Hans...
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    Mental health news this week

    A mental health ward in Wales where patients were found to have been subject to “institutional abuse” may be demolished. The Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board is considering razing the Tawel Fan ward at Glan Clwyd Hospital, Bodelwyddan, as part of major changes to the Ablett unit. Tawel...
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    Mental health news this week

    National Survivor User Network (NSUN) Bulletin Wednesday 4th April - NSUN Bulletin Wednesday 4th April 2018 Job Fairs - in date order; Plymouth, 11th April, Guildhall, 10am to 2pm Cheltenham, 13th April, Town Hall, 10am to 1pm Birmingham, 13th April, Council House, 10am to 2pm Bristol, 18th...
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    Everything got to much for me

    I've suffered from anxiety and low self-esteem for years, a lot has happened in my life recently and it all got to much. Have been signed of work by the doctor and are really worried about it because I only started my new job at the beginning of July. I came across the forum when searching for...
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    Mental health news this week

    (Sorry I'm a couple of days late with this) We are into the festival season now and I've added a few, but by no means all of them, Google will have the ones near you. Mental health services in England risk being overwhelmed by a combination of rising demand and staff shortages, a survey of...
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    Mental health news this week

    ‘Knowing your truth’ – June 2017 Mind Management Newsletter - Mind Management June Newsletter National Survivor User Network (NSUN) Bulletin Monday 5 June 2017 - NSUN Bulletin Monday 5 June 2017 | Nurtural National Survivor User Network (NSUN) Bulletin Monday 12 June 2017 - NSUN Bulletin...
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    Mental health news this week

    Headcase is a UK multi-media platform that completely re-brands mental health. It lifts the lid on something that affects at least 1 in 4 of us, yet is still considered strange, frightening, freakish, and something to keep quiet about. This is totally bonkers. And hugely unhelpful. So Headcase...
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    Mental health news this week

    Mental health support if you are affected by the Grenfell Tower fire in London, either directly or indirectly, and in need of mental health support or psychological therapy you can call a dedicated NHS response service number where you can get access to mental health support services as well as...
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    Mental health news this week

    Job offer; Title: Sessional peer researcher Prepared by: Research Director Location: This post will mostly be based at UCL, Maple House, Tottenham Court Road, London and working from home. Closing Date: 15/6/2017 at 5pm Interview Date: Within week of 26th June Days: Approximately...
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    Mental health news this week

    ‘Switching off’ – May 2017 Mind Management Newsletter - Mind Management May Newsletter National Survivor User Network (NSUN) Bulletin Tuesday 30 May 2017 - NSUN Bulletin Tuesday 30 May 2017 | Nurtural Former footballer Tony Adams says his 'scary' reflection in the mirror made him have a...
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    Mental health news this week

    . . Everton footballer Aaron Lennon was detained under the Mental Health Act by police over concerns for his welfare - http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/39788226 Fiona Phillips opens up about battle with depression during time on Strictly Come Dancing. Read more at - Fiona Phillips opens...
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    Mental health news this week

    A former army musician from Greater Manchester who dismissed suicide as a “cowards way out” Link A Welsh patient with "complex" health needs has been waiting more than three-and-a-half years to leave hospital after being declared fit for discharge. The patient, who suffers from a "serious...
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    I was right, does this make me mad?

    Dads girlfriend dumped him in a third rate care home on July 2nd, on July 3rd he was rushed into hospital with a diagnosis of a massive lymphoma and leukemia. Look at my previous posts, I have been trying to blow the whistle about her for years. She then proceeded to empty his bank account of...
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    Good enough psychiatry: What makes psychiatrists effective for people who experience psychosis? Tuesday, July 2nd 2013, SCI, 14-15 Belgrave Square,

    Good enough psychiatry: What makes psychiatrists effective for people who experience psychosis? Tuesday, July 2nd 2013, SCI, 14-15 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8PS. Early bird discount ends today. The title comes from psychoanalyst Winnicot's idea about 'good enough' parenting. Psychiatrists...
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    Mental health TV - Sat 23/7/2011 - Fri 29/7/2011

    This series of short-films was on Channel 4 last week. Watch them online - a quarter of Britons suffer with a mental-health problem. Most spend their lives struggling to come to terms with their illness, but some believe it's a gift that can lead to enlightenment...
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