Tag Archives: mental health

Feeling anxious with the ease of lockdown?

“Just as it took us time to find ways of coping during lockdown, we should also expect that it will take time to find our way back and to reconnect with life.” From 17th May, all of Scotland is expected to move to level 2 regarding lockdown measures. This means that cafes, pubs, restaurants, shops,…

How can creativity help with our mental health?

At the end of 2020, we created a project for our Studenteers with the charity, Arts For All, based in Tower Hamlets, London, who provide art therapy sessions for disadvantaged families in the area. The centre sits within one of the most deprived areas of the UK – many of the families who come to…

Mental Health Awareness

Our creative arts intern, Greta, wrote this piece to raise awareness surrounding mental health, an issue that has become even more important over this past year. Although mental illnesses such as OCD, Depression or Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) are extremely important to talk about and de-stigmatise, it is also crucial that we acknowledge that everyone…