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“I didn’t even know what sectioning meant.”

Dan talks about his experience of being sectioned under the Mental Health Act after experiencing psychosis.

Posted on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 by Dan Miller | comments

Categories: Mania and hypomania | Police and criminal justice | Psychotic experiences | Sectioning

Why the Mental Health Act needs to change

Charli Mitchell, Policy and Campaigns Officer here at Mind tells us why the Mental Health Act needs to change.

Posted on Monday, December 3, 2018 by Charli Mitchell | comments

Categories: Sectioning

How to help someone who's been sectioned

Harriet from our information team shares ways to help someone who's been detained under the Mental Health Act.

Posted on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 by Mind Info team | comments

Categories: Sectioning

How the Mind Legal Line helped me

Susan blogs about how the Mind Legal Line helped her when her mother developed psychosis and was sectioned.

Posted on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 by Susan | comments

Categories: Sectioning | Infoline

A first for everything: psychosis, mania, depression and being sectioned

Jamie blogs about her experiences and the importance of her family’s support.

Posted on Friday, October 3, 2014 | comments

Categories: Sectioning

Sectioned sick and bored

Sometimes, boredom is a real problem when you're staying in hospital.

Posted on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 by Katy | comments

Categories: Sectioning

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