SAY IT OUT LOUD


If you have a sharp pain in your hip or your knee, you probably seek medical attention after a few hours, a day or a week. But, if you are suffering from a mental health disorder, it will probably take weeks, months or even longer before you seek medical intervention.

If a student enters a university with a mental illness, what happens then?

156 people were killed on Irish roads in the year 2011 but there were 525 deaths by suicide. I discovered this information by searching for it and I had to search hard and long. So, we are still trapped in a web of silence.

Turn your cant’s into cans and your dreams into plans.

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About Jill

Author of books and articles on support and experiences of living with a mentally ill family member. My aim in blogging is to let others see how a loving family, with a father and husband who is able to give unconditional love, can help the family cope. Many call me the blogging grandma.'

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