Autism Awareness, Corona Virus – a personal experience and point of view.

Last week was Autism Awareness week. I wanted to write something, but I was unable to, due to struggling because of the difficulties my autism causes. This probably says it all! Many people meet me and say they cannot see that I am Autistic. My diagnosis is one of Autism Spectrum Condition. In the right …

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Eating disorders and Corona Virus

Eating Disorders and Corona Virus 26/3/2020 Disclaimer: This document has been written by myself as an eating disorder patient. I am not a medical expert and would always advise that you seek expert advice for your illness. I suffer from Anorexia, so I may not have covered everything which could effect other eating disorders. I …

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Solo walk for health – Week 1 (Badocks Wood, Greenway Centre Walking group)

How much things can change in a week. I said goodbye to everyone last week and uttered the words 'see you next week' Accept I now won't be seeing everyone 'next week' as the group is now on hold due to the Corona Virus. I have been walking with a Walk for Health walking group …

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Endings in mental health treatment

This week I've been thinking about the endings of connections in mental health services. I've experienced one ending last week which didn't go well and will be having a further ending this week. In mental health care relationships are often built between patients and professionals. As a patient you may see someone regularly and may …

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