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Dave

Crawley


I was first diagnosed with depression in secondary school, around the age of 14/15.

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Charlie Claydon

London


Being anxious and depressed so often weakened my confidence and caused me to undergo an incredible amount of stress.

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Matthew

West London


I will always suffer with anxiety and depression linked to my condition (Borderline Personality Disorder)

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Jake Tarvis

Brighton and Hove


Around May 2015 I went to Occupational health at work, and through rigorous risk assessments I was re-diagnosed with severe anxiety, severe depression and insomnia with panic attacks, A cocktail I wouldn’t wish on the worst people in this world.

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Jess Neal

Brighton and Hove


Growing up I felt happy, lucky and safe. I would never anticipate being what I am today: the daughter of a suicide victim.
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Manny Aujla

London


I was diagnosed with clinical depression and generalised anxiety in August 2013 – there were a series of events that led up to this point; as there always is…
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Hannah Rushbrooke

Suffolk


I have come to realise over the past month or so, that one of the loneliest places you can be is in your own mind.

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Adam Coleman

Limerick, Ireland


I wish when I was that young, hurting, fearing for my life that somebody noticed

I wish someone knew the change I was going through

I wanted a hand to hold.

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Stacey


Take a bag full of traumatic experiences, add a fair list of mental disorders; leaves a cocktail pretty hard to swallow.

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Gaz Goulding

London


I guess my guilt is the equivalent to that of a child’s Boogeyman. Except I am not a child, and this monster does not live under my bed…

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Dorota


The cracks in my mental health started showing in 2014, but that was on the outside. I was fighting demons in my head for years…

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Stephen


I noticed that unless I had something to distract myself I couldn’t be alone with my own thoughts.

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