If you consumed any form of media yesterday, you were almost certainly told it was Blue Monday, allegedly the most depressing day of the year. You would imagine as a psychiatrist I would have been speaking about the day, advocating for people seeking help and checking in with each other. Of course, checking in with … Continue reading A year in the life…
If you have been browsing social media today (and let’s be honest if you have found this post you probably have been), you will most likely have seen it is World Mental Health Day today, the theme mental health for all. Given my job as a psychiatrist, I feel I should post something about the … Continue reading World Mental Health Day
You will probably have guessed from my post title this post is going to be bittersweet. There is bad news, but there will be some good news as well, I promise. First, the bad news. After thinking long and hard this week, I have decided to end Beyond the Lockdown Blog. I know, it has … Continue reading The End of the Lockdown Blog
So today was the big day, the house sale, the day we have been waiting for since the 8th February when we first had an offer made. As I have said it comes with a tinge of sadness, but also plenty of excitement, and hopefully in the not too distant future our new home. The … Continue reading Lockdown Blog: Day LXXXI – is this the end?
For my last morning in our current house, I was awake far too early. The removal company was due to arrive just after eight, so I was up and ready the wrong side of seven. After packing our overnight bags up and loading the final couple of things to avoid packing in our car, the … Continue reading Lockdown Blog: Day LXXX