#TakeCare – When It Feels Impossible

For the longest time, the idea of taking care of myself was an anathema to me. I couldn’t understand why anyone would want to do something nice for me – and I found it acutely painful when someone reached out with an act of care or words of comfort. I just...
Responding to Self-Harm #TakeCare

Responding to Self-Harm #TakeCare

It’s seen as something attention seeking teenagers do. It’s seen as a preserve of the ‘mentally ill’. It’s seen as a passing phase, perhaps as ‘nothing serious’. And yet. It’s the leading cause of death for  adults...