‘Everyone has a right to mental health – regardless of race’

This article originally appeared in the South London Press on 17/10/16. In 2014 Lambeth’s Black Health and Wellbeing Commission uncovered shocking levels of mental health inequality for black African and Caribbean people living in the borough. As part of the South London Press and London Weekly News Change Is Possible campaign, the commission’s co-chairwoman Jacqui Dyer – a local councillor...
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‘I’m learning how to live with the voices in my head’

This article originally appeared in the South London Press on 17/10/16. Lambeth and Southwark Mind have teamed up with local news teams South London Press and London Weekly News to launch the Change Is Possible mental health campaign. Reporter Jack Dixon meets mental health blogger Katie, who sometimes hears voices during periods of extreme mood, when she’s either very high –...
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‘It robs you of your identity – people only see the illness’

This article originally appeared in the South London Press on 17/10/16. Lambeth and Southwark Mind have teamed up with local news teams South London Press and London Weekly News to launch the Change Is Possible mental health campaign. In the latest of a series of interviews with Londoners whose lives have been affected by mental health problems, reporter Jack Dixon meets former librarian...
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‘Pioneering psychosis therapy is changing Londoners’ lives’

This article originally appeared in the South London Press on 17/10/16. Lambeth and Southwark Mind have teamed up with local news teams South London Press and London Weekly News to launch the Change Is Possible mental health campaign. In the latest in a series of exclusive interviews for our appeal, reporter Jack Dixon meets psychoanalyst Dorothée Bonnigal-Katz, who has aspirations to...
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MPs pledge support for the Change Is Possible campaign

This article originally appeared in the South London Press on 17/10/16. South London MPs pledged to take the fight for better mental health all the way to Westminster this week, as senior politicians lined up to support the South London Press and London Weekly News Change Is Possible campaign. A team of top politicians came forward to endorse the appeal, which...
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Mental health campaign reaches first milestone in bid to change lives

This article originally appeared in the South London Press on 17/10/16. We are only two weeks into the Change Is Possible mental health appeal – but have already received feedback of a fantastic response from readers of the South London Press and London Weekly News. Within just a few days of launching the campaign, the first fundraising milestone of £2,000...
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Power of music can help us overcome stress and anxiety

This article originally appeared in the South London Press on 17/10/16. Lambeth and Southwark Mind have teamed up with local news teams South London Press and London Weekly News to launch the Change Is Possible mental health campaign. In the latest of a series of interviews with Londoners whose lives have been affected by mental health problems, reporter Jack Dixon meets composer Sergio...
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Change Is Possible mental health appeal breaks £3,000 in first week

This article originally appeared in the South London Press on 17/10/16. Lambeth and Southwark Mind have teamed up with local news teams South London Press and London Weekly News to launch the Change Is Possible mental health campaign. Our Change Is Possible campaign is off to a flying start with more than £3,000 raised towards life-changing mental health treatments. Thanks to the support...
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