Geek Mental Help Week

This week is Geek Mental Help Week. As such I’ve decided to do a series of blog posts this week to talk about my own mental health.

As I mentioned in a previous post, my mental health is sometimes good and sometimes not so good. Personally, I have found it quite hard to talk about these things, which is the topic of my first post, I don’t want to talk about it. However, in the spirit of Geek Mental Help Week, I thought that I would share.

I will link to each of the posts that I write this week below as they are published for ease of reference:

Also, please check out a great post by Johnny Ingram that brilliantly describes what it is like to have Depression. I especially relate to the mask metaphor.

I’d like to thank Phil Roberts for proof reading and sense checking these posts.

 
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I don’t want to talk about it

On the 12th of August this year I finally plucked up the courage to write about the mental health issues that I’d been experiencing. It was one of the hardest things I’ve ever written, sparse as it is, and I hummed and hawed for a good... Continue →