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Stress: Are We Coping?
In support of Mental Health Awareness Week, which runs from 14th to 20th May 2018, I want to share my perspective on an issue[...]
Gender Communication Gap?
​ Is talking about mental health harder for men? Let’s put that in context: not all talking, and not all[...]
Is Resilience All It’s Cracked Up To Be?
Resilience: Probably becoming one of my least favourite words. Not for what it is, but for how it is understood. Say[...]
Fit Note or Sick Note?
A "Fit Note" is a record of advice from your Doctor. But I wonder how many are used as they[...]
“It Will Never Happen To Me”
Complacency:  “a feeling of calm satisfaction with your own abilities or situation that prevents you from trying harder” Cambridge Online[...]
Can Stress Cause Bad Decisions?
He caught himself in the moment... and he couldn’t believe what he was doing. It had been a tough few[...]
Living to Work or Working to Live?
Ever heard the japanese word "karoshi"? No, you can't eat it or get a black belt in it... It translates[...]
Trust Your Gut- It’s Always Looking Out For You
He couldn't believe he'd been stabbed. And it was bad.How could he have walked into this. He had known something[...]
Can I carry a weapon just in case?
  "So, I have a rounder’s bat in my car just in case. I can't get done though cos I've[...]
Can I Arm Myself If Someone Breaks In?
  So, everyone's worst nightmare...It's the middle of the night and you are woken by the sound of smashing glass[...]
Under-reporting of Aggression in Housing
  Under-reporting of Aggression in Housing If you manage staff or have responsibility for Health and Safety where you work,[...]
“There’s nothing I can do about it”
  Hands up if you’ve ever been asked to do something at work that you thought was risky. You felt[...]
Assault or Lawful Force?
Assault or Lawful Force? “Touch me and I’ll have your job!” and “Get your hands off me, that’s assault! I[...]