Originally from The Guardian ‘Our oncology team were amazing: they left no stone unturned. But her mental health problems remained untreated.’ Photograph: View Pictures/UIG via Getty Images The NHS is simply not equipped to meet the psychological needs of the dying – and that has to change My wife diedContinue Reading

This blog post was initially written on ApplebyInk.com As advocates of mental health and a supporter of community projects, Appleby Ink provides writing services for a Milton Keynes mental health peer support group: MIND SPACE MK. That’s why in today’s blog post, we’re going to be discussing the importance of mentalContinue Reading

**Warning – This blog post contains graphic, perhaps disturbing content and may be sensitive to some readers** The beginning of BPD & Me A diagnosis feels different for different people. Some see it as a label slapped across their forehead, a reason for people to be suspicious or seek toContinue Reading

The Holiday Blues: Christmas & New Year Whether it’s Post-Christmas/Holiday sadness when family departs back home, or whether it’s prolonged festive fear throughout the holidays worrying who you’re going spend those special moments with, Mind Space want to remind you all it’s normal to feel isolated at this time ofContinue Reading

Mind Space MK – A Timeline April 2019 Mind Space MK launched as a community support group and online database. August 2019 Mind Space MK links with Rethink Mental Illness, Sport England and Nottingham Trent University to provide sports equipment to the support group November 2019 Mind Space MK linksContinue Reading

Happy Holidays – here’s to another fresh year. Since we’re fast approaching Dec 25th, our session focusing on ‘The Holiday Blues’ as we creep closer to the festive season and maddening Christmas songs play on a loop everywhere we go. Not everybody has a happy family holiday at this timeContinue Reading

Peer to peer community mental health support available in Milton Keynes (more locations coming soon…) 16th December 2019, next group 20th December 2019 7.30PM Thanks to all those lovely listeners out there and a bigger thank you to the members of our support group who managed to show up atContinue Reading

The Change in Seasons Our environment impacts how we feel, as well as the situations we’re in. What is seasonal affective disorder (SAD)? Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is a type of depression that you experience during particular seasons or times of year. Depression is a low mood that lasts for a longContinue Reading