The mission of Mind Your Head is to promote understanding of mental health, to ensure that students have access to information about finding support, and to combat the stigma that surrounds mental health difficulties.

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PhD and depression

C.N. Mention of self-harm, suicide.

N.B. I don’t wish to speak on behalf of everyone that has suffered, or is suffering, from depression – that would be disingenuous and, more to the point, impossible. I only wish to outline my own experiences. I should also be clear in outlining my unease with the notion of labelling […]

September 18th, 2015|

My experience with depression

An effective way to help reduce stigma and myths about mental health issues is for people to read/hear about first-hand experiences of both their problems and recoveries. I hope that MYH will be successful in encouraging students at the University of York to do this for our own person benefit as well as our community’s […]

September 18th, 2015|

TV Series Recommendation

This summer I’ve really gotten into Mr. Robot. Firstly, I would highly recommend this series to anyone looking for something which both entertains and touches on mental health issues. Secondly, as if you need to be reminded, it’s great getting sucked into a new show at the beginning of term (as long as it doesn’t […]

September 18th, 2015|