RADIO: The Business of Inspiring a Movement

RADIO: The Business of Inspiring a Movement

Erik DaRosa, known as “Yoda” to friends and clients, is an inspirational speaker and both the Founder and Co-host of mental health focused podcast, From Survivor to Thriver. In 2011, Erik traded in a successful career as a New York…

SUPPORT: Why focus on Mental Health Awareness Week?

SUPPORT: Why focus on Mental Health Awareness Week?

Mental Health Awareness Week should address and involve everyone. We have all sorts of ‘weeks’ now suggesting we should think about some particular subject, some of which only involve a relatively small number of people and therefore can pass us…

RADIO: The Business of School Counselling

RADIO: The Business of School Counselling

Gill Seaton-Jardine, a sponsor of Minds Anonymous, has over 20 years’ professional experience in adult, adolescent and child counselling and professional supervision and works  in schools alongside running her private practice, GSJ Counselling, based in Surrey.  Gill has featured on The…

PODCAST: From Survivor to Thriver Episode 55: “You need to start with you”

PODCAST: From Survivor to Thriver Episode 55: “You need to start with you”

Ganel-Lyn is a well-known motivational speaker and author who inspires others with her unique honesty, authenticity and spirit. She is a regular television/radio guest and hosts the popular shows REAL TALK CFM and THE MIDDLE. Her talks, appearances and books…

PODCAST: From Survivor to Thriver Episode 50: “Be brutally honest with yourself and ask for help”

PODCAST: From Survivor to Thriver Episode 50: “Be brutally honest with yourself and ask for help”

Erin D’Elia: “Be brutally honest with yourself and ask for help” Erin is a Heart-Centered Intuitive Lifestyle Coach, Motivational Speaker, Reiki Master, Massage Therapist, and Meditation and Yoga Teacher. After an accident with the family dog at the age of…

SUPPORT: Do I need Therapy? Do you need Therapy? Do we all need Therapy?

SUPPORT: Do I need Therapy? Do you need Therapy? Do we all need Therapy?

Do I need therapy? Do you need therapy? Do we all need therapy? Let’s start with considering what therapy is. The Collins English Dictionary gives a definition as follows: ‘the treatment of someone with mental or physical illness without the…

PODCAST: From Survivor to Thriver E48: “Music was the only outlet that wouldn’t judge me”

PODCAST: From Survivor to Thriver E48: “Music was the only outlet that wouldn’t judge me”

Johnny is the Founder and CEO of Cope Notes, a mental health service that uses daily text messages to train the brain to develop healthier thought patterns since, as he says, “negative thoughts don’t schedule an appointment with you.” As…

PODCAST: Anonymous Story Sharing with MA Founder Wizzi Magnussen

PODCAST: Anonymous Story Sharing with MA Founder Wizzi Magnussen

Listen to our founder Louisa “Wizzi” Magnussen on Open Journal Blogcast with Mike Douglas. Episode Description: Wizzi joins us today to share some of her lived experiences with mental health illness. Wizzi also introduces us to Minds Anonymous and some…

RADIO: The Business of the Richmond Fellowship A Year on Follow Up

RADIO: The Business of the Richmond Fellowship A Year on Follow Up

Darren Ayres has worked in mental health for 22 years both within Acute and Community settings. His specialist employment service The Richmond Fellowship is commissioned by NHS England to support people with mental ill health both into paid employment and…

PODCAST: From Survivor to Thriver E43: “We need to change the way we talk to ourselves”

PODCAST: From Survivor to Thriver E43: “We need to change the way we talk to ourselves”

Jas, a best-selling author, award-nominated book coach and resilience speaker, specializes in stories that change lives. During the first two decades of her life, she felt very alone in her world of depression and anxiety as the result of both…