The Pursuit of Happy

The Pursuit of Happy

It’s elusive, fought for and paid for, but what if we’re looking for the wrong thing? I’m talking about happiness. It’s seen as a right, an end goal; but the more I’ve thought about it, the more I wonder whether in pursuing happiness...
Child’s Play

Child’s Play

A recent report by Action for Children has highlighted once again the pressures facing children and young people in the 21st century. It surveys a huge range of issues that young people are facing, but we are going to focus on just two here: school pressure and social...
Reality Bites

Reality Bites

On Monday night, the hugely popular and divisive “Love Island” returned to TV screens up and down the country filled with catchphrases and honed beach bodies. The promotional images are glossy and brightly coloured, but even a passing glance at coverage of...
Wholeness and Psychosis

Wholeness and Psychosis

This week, for Mental Health Awareness Week 2019, we’re looking at some of the most common mental health conditions and asking how we can help – heart, mind, soul and strength.  Psychosis is believing or experiencing things that can be empirically disproved and...