Types of mental health problems

About Personality Disorders

What is personality disorder? This information is for people who have, or think they may have, a diagnosis of…

About Bipolar Disorder

What is bipolar disorder? Bipolar disorder is a mental health problem that mainly affects your mood. If you…

About Schizophrenia

What is schizophrenia? Schizophrenia is a diagnosis you may be given if you experience some of the following…

About Loneliness

What is loneliness? As social beings, most of us feel the need for rewarding social contact and relationships. One…

About Anxiety

What is anxiety? Anxiety is a word we use to describe feelings of unease…

About Suicidal Feelings

Suicidal feelings can be terrifying. If you can no longer see why you should go on living, your feelings can…

About Anger

What is anger? Feeling angry is part of being human. It is a natural response to being attacked, insulted, deceived…

About Depression

What is depression? We often use the expression ‘I feel depressed’ when we’re feeling sad or miserable about…

About Self Harm

About self-harm Self-harm is when you hurt yourself as a way of dealing with very difficult feelings, old memories, or…

About Sleeping Problems

About sleep problems Everyone has problems sleeping at times. We all have…

About Eating Problems

About eating problems Food plays an important part in our lives, and most of us will spend time thinking about…

About Panic Attacks

What is a panic attack? A panic attack is an exaggeration of your body’s normal response to fear, stress or…