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A couple of handy tips for guest blog submissions

We encourage blog writers who write about mental health in all its shapes and forms to share their posts with fellow tribers.

As we are committed to maintaining a lively but civil platform for discussion, we ask, when you submit your blog, to please avoid the following:

 

  • Triggering language which could cause distress
  • Commercial promotions
  • Requests for financial aid
  • Mudslinging at other organizations

Please email your submission posts to submit@blackdogtribe.com.

In keeping with the Black Dog Tribe ethos, we will on occasion, invite  other regular

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19 | 09 | 2013
Back to Blighty for mental health

Inspirational fundraisers Philippa and Charlie are in the middle of an epic challenge to raise money for mental health - they’re cycling from Kuala Lumpur to the UK: ‘Back to Blighty

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30 | 09 | 2014
Letter to myself

Triber Mel has shared with us the encouraging letter she wrote to herself about the changes she needs to make in order to benefit her future self. Read more of Mel's blog

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29 | 09 | 2014
Just Remember

Triber Francesca has written a very thoughtful post on how people do not choose to be depressed. If you'd like to read more,

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26 | 09 | 2014
Scars

Triber @TheGirlWaits has started seeing a counsellor to help her with her depression and anxiety. Read her story and

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24 | 09 | 2014
Laura is getting active for mental health!

Laura James is taking on her very first 10k to raise money for mental health recovery! She’s been training hard and will be running the Finsbury Park Women’s 10K on Saturday.

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23 | 09 | 2014
Counsellor - a poem about recovery and resilience

Triber Hazel has penned a beautiful personal poem of gratitude to her counsellor, which explains how having their support has helped her rediscover her inner strength and

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19 | 09 | 2014
Losing Your Identity

Triber Lucy Roberts speaks openly about the feeling of losing one's identity when living with a mental illness.

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17 | 09 | 2014
THOUGHTS AND FEELINGS

Triber Jon writes about his initial diagnosis of depression and gives us a glimpse at what it is like to live with this mental illness. If you'd like to read more of Jon's writing,

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15 | 09 | 2014
Being friends with someone with depression

Triber @Widdles1 has shared the following vlog, where she talks about friendship and depression. Read more of her blog

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12 | 09 | 2014