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Opening up and getting help

Opening up and getting help

It's not easy, but realising that you need to speak to someone about what's going on in your life is a positive and brave step to take. Here's the story of a guy who opened up about his depression and found some answers.

Winning can sometimes be for losers

Winning can sometimes be for losers

This is a story from someone who has overcome tough times in school and university coming out of it with a very positive attitude.

Confidence comes in little steps

Confidence comes in little steps

Time to move on

Time to move on

Carmel tells the story of how she realised a relationship wasn't working and shares a little wisdom about getting through a break-up.

Learning to manage money

Learning to manage money

This story was submitted to us from someone who had to learn to try to live within their means.

The scariest and most rewarding moment

The scariest and most rewarding moment

"Depression to me was something that was alien, a condition I presumed I would never have to deal with". Gary tells us his story of his depression and how he managed to work through it.

Coming a long way

Coming a long way

The story of how a young person became comfortable talking about their mental health issues.

The ups and downs of the head shop craze

The ups and downs of the head shop craze

Adaptation

Adaptation

A person's story about how they adapted to having to overcome the mammoth event of being diagnosed with Schizoaffective Disorder.

Living with voices

Living with voices

The story of a young persons battle with the voices in their head and how they have dealt with them.

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Inspire others by telling your story of how you got through a tough time

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