Mental Health Week taking place at BU

Posted on Wednesday, October 2 2013

The aim of Mental Health Week at BU is to encourage staff, students and the public to start talking openly about mental health issues.

Between Monday 7 and Friday 11 October 2013 there are a huge range of events taking place both on and off campus, including:

  • It’s time to talk: 3 short films about personal recovery from mental health issues
  • My own personal narrative of recovery and living with bipolar disorder
  • Tea and Talk workshops
  • Drink, Drugs and Mental Health – the Highs and the Lows
  • Eating Disorders Myths and Truths
  • Representation of mental health within the media: my own personal perspective
  • I Told You I Was Ill: Spike Milligan and the Media
  • Screening of ‘The Life and Legacy of Spike Milligan’

For more information on the campaign World Mental Health Week 2013 view the programme of events.