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Bath and North East Somerset’s community mental wellbeing blog

Positive Post

Would you be interested in turning back time and communicating the old fashioned way? Bassetlaw Mind are looking to start a new pen pal service  called  “POSITIVE  POST”.  Members  letters  will be passed on at monthly meetings and return letters … Continue reading

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Biblical Diseases

I’m possessed by demons I need a herd of pigs You may judge, you may be right I don’t heed a fig. I’ve also got a bubbly rash The cream it does no good It spreads it round, it doth … Continue reading

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One in one

                  by Bath Mind

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What price mental health?

A report by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), states that mental health ‘issues’ cost Britain £70bn a year. That is equivalent to 4.5% of GDP lost through missed working days, increased benefits for those unable to work and costs … Continue reading

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Bristol/Bath Marathon

I am running my 2nd Marathon this year for Bath Mind/Greenlinks having completed the London in April raising nearly £500.00. Now, I have a Virgin Just Giving site to continue my quest to try and raise a bit more. I … Continue reading

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Psycho Poet

I gorged myself on death tasting the poison in the air with ink blood on paper Just as I succumbed to subliminal messages at dawn each day Jigsaws echo across the land on the long march since pre-history, times on … Continue reading

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Bipolar blogging

I’ve been blogging about what it’s like to have bipolar disorder for a couple of years. I was very nervous at first, worried about the stigma if anybody found out who I was. Also, I was terrified that people out … Continue reading

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Jack

Just a short piece this time fellow readers and strangely no angry stuff for a change … I’ve been very busy the past week building an up market bird table with all the trimmings (since building it I’ve acquired another … Continue reading

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A Message from The Right Worshipful The Mayor of Bath – Honorary Patron of Bath Mind

It gives me great pleasure to ‘open’ Bath Mind’s ‘Your Voice’ by writing the first blog post. Having suffered from the mental illness depression myself, I have chosen ‘Mental Wellbeing’ as the theme for my year as the 778th Mayor … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Your Voice blog!

Hi, this is Bath Mind’s blog, Your Voice. Bath Mind feels passionately about giving the community of Bath and North East Somerset a voice, a place to share your views, thoughts and ideas on subjects you feel strongly about and … Continue reading

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