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I'll admit, I'm a little late to the party on this one. I hadn't realised until a couple of days ago that it was Mental Health Awareness Week. Today marks the last day of this important week. But that doesn't ever mean awareness raising comes to a standstill. For me, having [...]
Sun, May 19, 2019
Source: Sam’s Dyspraxia Blog
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In the midst of Mental Health Awareness week, I realised I wasn't taking enough time to care for my own mental health. I am a highly susceptible person, in the sense that I pick up very easily on stress triggers around me. I said something yesterday that made me realise I [...]
Wed, May 15, 2019
Source: The Rambling Student
Hi everyone, after a bit of a break from blogging, I thought I would blog about something which has become quite close to my heart. This week is also Mental Health Awareness Week. Something which is something important to many of us and can affect up to 1:4 of us.Everyone [...]
Tue, May 14, 2019
Source: Rosie – Thinking Out Of The Box
May 13th to 17th marks Neurodiversity Week 2019. This is an important time of year for me, as it gives a chance for people with Neurodiversity to express themselves and in essence… Make people aware that they have a voice! Something I think many people with Neurodiversity have fallen victim to [...]
Mon, May 13, 2019
Source: Sam’s Dyspraxia Blog
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I first went for a run as an adult when I was at university studying journalism, came back and felt so ill, I had to take the whole day off lectures. I then, after my brief encounter with the sport, decided that running wasn't for me. I should leave it [...]
Sun, May 05, 2019
Source: Alice – A Little More Understanding
Sorry (not sorry) in advance for the tone of this blog. You know what really annoyed me this week? The petition to bring back plastic straws in McDonald's. Humans are so rooted in the stubbornness of wanting things back to the way it was that they neglect that the whole ecosystem [...]
Fri, Apr 26, 2019
Source: The Rambling Student