Presenter and Journalist Hannah Craven shares her every day struggles with anxiety and how it affects her every day especially with university and home life. She shares a day in her life where her anxiety is at the worst.
Singing with your baby could help mothers through post-natal depression, a study suggests.
Do universities need to be more supportive towards students? Dorset mental health educator is calling for universities to do more to support student struggling with their mental health. In the past eighteen months there has been eight suicides in Bristol from student either attending Bristol University of UWE Bristol. BUzz spoke to Doctor Andy Mayers, […]
The Office for National Statistics found that suicide is the biggest killer of men between 20 and 49 years old. Exercise Saved My Life tells the story of David Baum who wanted to take his own life at the age of 34, following years of traumatic events. The 7-minute documentary aims to raise the awareness of male suicide […]
According to Mind, 1 in 4 people in the UK will experience a mental health problem each year, but one of the biggest issues appears to be how people cope with their mental wellbeing. In the New Year, Dorset Mind will be teaming up with R.E.D January to encourage people to get active to support […]
A Dorset arts facilitator has told how her art class has helped save the lives of those who attend. Bridget Townsend, who works at Culliford House, Dorchester, set up Creative Connections in 2016 to help tackle mental health problems and dementia in the residents of rural Dorset. She explained: “One person was suicidal before […]
A local arts campaign is encouraging adults and children to become more involved with art. Campaigner Amanda Edwards, from Bournemouth, who runs Pier Beyond, is encouraging people to #FollowYourArts on social media. Miss Edwards aim of the campaign, which is running for five weeks, is to get more people to discover the many events and venues […]