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Why we seriously need better mental health services

This SpunOut.ie reader writes an open letter to the government about the lack of mental health facilities

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How I learned to manage my depression

Conor describes what depression feels like for him and what his journey with depression has been like

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How I learned to live with my Dad's mental health issues

Mental health issues are different for everyone. Here are some ways this SpunOut.ie reader learned to cope with their Dad's illness.

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How talking with friends or family helps with self-harm

"It is so brave to come forward and say how you feel and that you need help"

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Managing life with a heavy heart

Daniel talks about his experience with depression

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Dublin YSI Speak Out Tour 2018

Highlights from the first leg of the Speak Out Tour Dublin

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Facebook’s effect on mental health

Understanding Facebook’s report on the effects of social media on mental health

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Call me crazy

When you know it's time to ask for help

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Unite and Conquer: Coming to terms with my mental health

How Ciara learned to cope

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My route to happiness through depression

What one contributor learned from a mental health challenge

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Why making mental illness 'trendy' is dangerous

Romanticisation of illnesses such as anorexia, depression or anxiety is already a serious problem

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You are so much more than your mental illness

Having a mental illness doesn't have to define you

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