It’s the end of the month. Rent is due, bills are looming and the peanut butter in the cupboard is looking lonely all on its own. It can be stressful even if you have a regular income.
Artist and mental health activist the vacuum cleaner (AKA James Leadbitter) explains what he has been (mostly) doing for the last five years of the Madlove project he has been leading on.
‘Is it just me, or is it getting crazier out there?’ asks Mark Schwalbe in his film review of the Joker. Whatever the result of the UK election, it feels like we are at a turning point in history.
This article begins with two of my experiences of extreme inner states. It goes on make some observations about psychiatry, psychiatric training and wider culture.
Managers in the NHS nowadays assume that good health care consists of many boxes being ticked on an electronic patient note system.
In the past four years, since the Paris Climate Agreement, the idea of linear effects caused by a linear increase of greenhouse gases has pretty much gone. Climate science is now focused on run-away effects and sudden or exponential change – tipping points.