” I was thinking how a lot of people in western civilizations never experience real darkness these days. “
psychological distress and lower life evaluations were more prevalent in countries like those of the UK that adopted strategies aimed at suppressing the virus compared to those with strategies to eliminate Covid-19
“Our hope is to launch the “Farmstrong” model here in Scotland, in 2022/23, developed for farmers by farmers.” John Scott
The Scottish Government has announced funding support of £1.4 million for Combat Stress and a further £666,000 for Veterans First Point.
“I know from my own inbox the number of people seeking help with mental health difficulties continues to increase”
People in Orkney who are feeling anxious or who are struggling to cope are being encouraged to seek support by the Scottish Government’s Principal Medical Officer for Mental Health.
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“Every time we teach a child something, we keep him from inventing it himself.” Jean Piaget
“A society has been created where work is demanded of humans not nurture and in which weapons of mass destruction and the tools of war are a bed-rock of our economy. “
On 14th of November 1889, journalist Nellie Bly (1864 – 1922) set off on her round the world journey. This followed the success of the publication in 1873 of Jules Verne’s ‘Around the World in Eighty Days.’