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Mary

I think my story really begins nearly 36 years ago when I was 13 years of age. That year I became overcome by a deep black depression, and I knew for certain at the time that I was mentally ill. There was just no way that anyone could have felt as bad as I did and still be in normal health. I suffered on in silence for 3 years...

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Christine

I have been a member of GROW since 1986. When I first joined I was suffering from depression and severe anxiety and at one point was taking sixteen tablets a day. I had just been discharged from hospital where I was treated for my condition but I was lost as to where to go next with my life. Most people being discharged from psychiatric hospitals are very far removed from...

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