Recovery Stories

Depression by Mary

My first dealings with depression began very slowly and gradually when I was in transition year of school. In “TY”, while everyone was growing in

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Bullying by Tom

Bullying started for me when I was about 7 years old. In Primary School my classmates used to pin me up against the wall and

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Bereavement by Alan

From the age of 16 I had experienced depression and anxiety regularly. I also experienced some bullying. I used to drink alcohol occasionally to overcome

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Family Problems by Amy

Family problems became a difficulty for me at the age of 13. My relationship with my Mum deteriorated about this time. The problems started when

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Anxiety by Matthew

I’ve always had an anxious personality, but when I started college a couple of years ago it turned into a real problem. I don’t know

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Anxiety by Dave

Anxiety began for me when I started college. I started to feel withdrawn not interested in finishing. Normally I would always finish what I started.

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Drug Use by Paul

My story is about the effects that recreational drugs had on my mental health. I always thought that a drug problem meant that you had

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