We all have mental health
Anyone can experience a mental health problem. Sharing stories can offer hope and inspiration. Read from the people we support, our staff and the people who fundraise for SAMH.
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Erin was lucky her eating disorder didn't take her life - but it was close to doing so.
Michael's depression hit rock bottom and he ended up in hospital. Stopping drinking helped him to take control of his life.
When Heather made the decision to talk to someone about how she was feeling, she was able to get the help she needed.
Ailsa on the importance of love and support from others.
Caroline on the importance of shaping care to empower the individual.
When Steven’s friend reached out to SAMH he had no idea that a telephone call would give him the tools he needed to save his life.
Kelly is hoping to reduce the stigma that surrounds living with a parent with a mental illness
By opening up about his mental health problems, Mark was able to do something about them
Recovery hasn't been easy for Claire, but with the support of family and friends she's come a long way.