MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID: YOUTH TRAINING: PART 2 OF 2

Click here for Part 1 When you’re doing several days’ worth of training, there’s the frequent belief that you after the first day of uncertainty, you won’t have to worry about finding yourself in unfamiliar waters. And then you actually do the next day of training and familiarity goes out the window all over again. […]

CHRIS PACKHAM: ASPERGER’S AND ME REVIEW

   When we first find out that a high-profile celebrity has a hidden condition like autism, our initial reaction comes in two phases; surprise as the reveal adds another dimension to their public persona. And then, when you look back on their previous appearances, you may find yourself asking, “How did I not see spot […]

HIDDEN TALENT’S HALLOWEEN HORRORS 2017

Halloween is upon us. That haunting American tradition we have readily embraced as our own. A time of scares, haunts, thrills… and a colossal sugar rush if you’re using the night to indulge your sweet tooth (as will I). Halloween is also a time to look at the things that scare us. Things that gets […]

HIDDEN TALENT: 2 YEARS ON

Hidden Talent is officially 2 years old. God, it feels good to be able to write that. It has been two years since Talent Match Leicestershire Manager Emma Southern picked up on the struggles of young people with hidden conditions and decided to create a project specifically focused around those issues. And two years later, […]

WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY 2017

October 10th marks World Mental Health Day. Everywhere around the world, mental health will be brought into the public eye, bringing with it all of the difficulties people with mental health experience. 2017 will mark the 26th event since its inception in 1992. The Mental Health Foundation estimates that 1 in 6 people are likely to […]