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We're the UK’s leading charity young people's mental health. Email ymenquiries@youngminds.org.uk
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In their words: This is what a bipolar manic episode feels like
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Gay, lesbian and bisexual teenagers are ‘four times more likely’ to have felt depressed, new study finds
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Our Crisis Messenger service provides free, 24/7 crisis support across the UK. If you're a young person experiencing a mental health crisis, please text 'YM' to 85258 for support. Please don't struggle alone 💛
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YoungMinds Dec 8
New fathers and fathers-to-be will be offered mental health checks if their partner is suffering from post-natal depression, anxiety or stress, has announced
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Calories on restaurant menus will ‘fuel young people’s eating disorders’, charities and MPs warn government
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Samaritans anticipate ‘hundreds of thousands of calls’ for help during the festive period. Last year, 400,00 people called in December – with one in three of those calls seeking help for loneliness
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from our guest blogger Becky 🤗 Read her full blog on how to handle the pressure of being 'happy' at Christmas:
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The expectation for Christmas to be a 'happy' season can put a lot of pressure on young people struggling with their mental health. Becky shares why it's okay to be sad at Christmas
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YoungMinds Dec 11
We typed 'it's okay to' into Google... this is what came up. RT if you agree - we certainly do 🙌💛
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Opinion: The pressure to have a good Christmas ruins it for me every year
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Instagram is clamping down on hashtags referencing eating disorders, in an effort to ‘stop the glamorisation’ of mental health conditions
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YoungMinds Dec 12
“The more you take care of yourself, the more you’ll have to give to others.” shares her surviving guide to thrive during the holidays
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YoungMinds Dec 9
Opinion: How pets improve mental health issues, from depression to PTSD
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YoungMinds Dec 12
Can social media increase depression and loneliness?
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Heads Together Dec 11
Coping with be especially painful at time, whether it’s your first year without the person who has passed, or you were bereaved long ago. Having lost his dad to suicide, Nick has shared these tips to help us reach those who might be struggling.
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YoungMinds Dec 12
Opinion: The Twitter hashtag is starting an important mental health conversation
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YoungMinds Dec 11
“Sometimes it feels like I’m not real.” speaks openly about what it’s like living with depersonalisation disorder
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YoungMinds Dec 11
New Blog: How to handle the pressure of being 'happy' at Christmas
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YoungMinds Dec 11
We typed 'it's okay to' into Google... this is what came up. RT if you agree - we certainly do 🙌💛
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