Tally was twelve when she started experience confusing thoughts and feelings of detachment. More than a decade on, she tells her story of her journey to acceptance, and why research could help future generations.
Alex describes what it was like to experience symptoms of paranoid schizophrenia for the first time.
Tom's describes how research could have helped him tackle his mental health problems when they first started.
Jacob's own experience of depression and psychosis has left him wondering - how and why does mental illness develop?
Rose Bretecher considers the value of diagnoses in mental health.
Blogger Alice Mowse describes her battle with depersonalisation and psychosis – and where she thinks researchers should focus their efforts.
Katerini makes the case for personalising mental health treatments and creating better medications.
This anonymous blogger shares his experience of depression and anxiety, and his hopes for a brighter future.