The Annual Progress Review – stress, panic, tears & anger

Originally posted on PhD Women Scotland:
Michelle K Jamieson So, it’s that time of year again – unfortunately not holiday time for a lot of us – no. It’s that time of year when the PhD annual progress reviews start to kick into gear. I can’t speak for everyone, but it’s safe to say that…

Guest Post: ‘Poisened By Those You Love’

I am pleased to present this guest post by the Mental Health Advocate Charlotte Underwood (@CUnderwoodUK). __________ When we talk about something that is toxic, we talk about a poison. We can say that the air is toxic when polluted and that alcohol is in fact toxic etc. but have you considered that people can […]

HellBlade: A Lived Experience Review

Last month saw the release of Ninja Theory’s Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice, to the Xbox One, finally, after an initial release on PS4 and PC. Marketed as an attempt to simulate some of the experiences associated with psychosis, the game focuses on Senua, a Pictish warrior traumatised by previous life experiences and an attack on her […]