While depression currently seems to be ‘in’ with the media , anxiety disorders continue to be ignored and misunderstood.
Mind - the mental health charity publishes information on many topics relating to mental health, grouped into seven broad categories: diagnoses and conditions, treatments, mental health statistics, support and social care, communities and social groups, and society and environment.
British Comedian, writer, broadcaster and all round good egg, Stephen Fry, talks movingly on his blog about his new role as President of mental health Charity, MIND.
Once upon a time there was a little girl who worried too much. She worried about things that might happen and things that had already happened. She worried that she had no friends, she worried that she would die one day. She worried about worrying so much.
One day she got so bad she was locked up in an evil castle and had to ask for help…