It’s time to talk about mental illness.
Over the weekend, news broke that TV presenter Caroline Flack had died by suicide - the story has dominated the headlines and social media has been flooded with tributes from her celebrity friends and fans alike. And yet in the months and weeks leading up to her death...read more
I lay flat on my hospital bed, weeping inwardly even as my tears dried up. I had just consented to my third course of electro-convulsive therapy in less than two years. How had it come to this again? Why was my depression so persistent? Why did...read more
Rates of mental illness rising. Services stretched. This past decade has seen unprecedented levels of need. We're in the midst of a mental health crisis - and we know it. We have awareness - it's time to take the next step. And for the church, I think the next step is...read more