Tag Archives: Mental health

“It’s Science Jim, But Not As We Know It”

I was on the telly. Again. Five times now I have been asked to appear on The Big Questions – BBC1’s Sunday morning hour-long programme about religion, ethics and morality. I guess my journey from robust Irish Roman Catholicism to … Continue reading

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Another Storybird Book

Here is the third part of the weekend trilogy. Sayitsok showed me the Storybird site and I will always be grateful – it is such a good place to create stories. In this third story, you can find out why … Continue reading

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An Arrogance of Psychologists

On one of the major social network sites there is a thread running at the moment – it has been running for 4 months in fact – based on a simple question “What is the best way to treat phobia?” … Continue reading

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Doomed

When I was a teenager at a Catholic school we received a stern pep talk about masturbation.  The meta-message was “We are all doomed.”  I decided to have a look around to see if the position has changed – it … Continue reading

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Fix Autism? (via Aspergers : A Mom’s Eye View)

It is so nice to be able to bring this blog to your attention If we could fix Autism, would we?  I recently attended a conference where a geneticist presented some very exciting advances in current autism research – leading … Continue reading

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Melancholy

The air is changing.  It is the first weekend in September and summer seems to be waving its last flags of welcome, opening the door to autumn.  I went to photograph one of my favourite places this morning at dawn, … Continue reading

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One Year of Your Life for £30,000

A year of your life, in perfect health, may be worth just £30,000 Continue reading

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Melvyn Bragg on his Mental Illness

“You get through it but it never goes away..” http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-10653473

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