Category Archives: Doing Stuff

Capita visit – take 2

As you’re all aware, my recent dealings with Capita haven’t exactly proven fruitful. Which has been a source of stress for both Husband and I, as is anything that’s out of our control. After the last disaster that was trying … Continue reading

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Three years on, and I’m employed!

Now there’s a turn of events I didn’t expect! Just before I was diagnosed with borderline personality disorder, I was sure I would never be able to work again in proper employment. I’d been working on and off in retail … Continue reading

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Let’s try normality, yeah?

So, I’m trying to work my way towards a paid job. It’s something I can do and have plenty of past experience in, and hopefully will give me some routine and a chance to balance myself. Because after only one … Continue reading

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We deserve better; I deserve better!

My last post about the aftermath of the EU referendum results was controversial, to say the least. The best reactions were definitely from my Husband – he said he had been laughing about it all through work that day, and … Continue reading

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225mg to 150 mg

“So What Do You Do For Fun?” – Magic: The Gathering, Mental Health – And Me, by Claire Stephenson – Manaleak.com Game of Thrones and What ‘ship May Never Be – somenerdgirl.com I slept all day yesterday, just to avoid … Continue reading

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Shout Out For Youth Mental Health – 7/6/16

I’ve had to keep this relatively condensed as far as the whole event is concerned – there were so many things going on over the day, I’d end up writing three or four parts if I was to cover everything! … Continue reading

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MERIT Equality Analysis Workshop – 20/5/16

I was very lucky to be invited along to a workshop ran by MERIT Vanguard, which was to explore the ways in which equality and diversity can be better understood in mental health treatment. It was also the chance to … Continue reading

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