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Disabled Mind

by Natalie Hanna
Poem about a young girl with a cleanliness phobia, perpetual hand-cleaning, parents responses, turning inwards
Tags: written - poetry - under_the_skin - obsessive compulsive disorder - psychiatry - psychiatry and ethics -

Depression

by Rebecca Williams
Poem about suicidal depressed man at home 'another black morning....wife's got the car'
Tags: written - poetry - under_the_skin - depression - psychiatry - psychiatry and ethics -

Old Addicts

by Tom Woodward
Poem about drug addiction
Tags: written - poetry - under_the_skin - addiction - psychiatry - psychiatry and ethics -

My First Patient

by Alland Hart
Prose about soldier giving his water bottle to save baby
Tags: written - prose - who_am_i -

Understanding people

by Anonymous
Prose about a friend's attempted suicide
Tags: written - prose - who_am_i - depression - psychiatry - psychiatry and ethics -

Cancer

by Anonymous
Poem - a medical student's mixed response to his mother's suspected cancer diagnosis
Tags: written - poetry - who_am_i - cancer -

Living with Alzheimer’s

by Anonymous
A poetic insight into Alzheimer’s disease from the parallel perspectives of grandparent and grandson.
Tags: written - poetry - my_family - dementia - neurology -

An Excerpt From The Diary Of A Patient

by anonymous
Medic- turned- patient, scan for baby revealing a tumour
Tags: written - prose - who_am_i - cancer - gynaecology/oncology - rhcn -

A Parallel Universe

by Jessica Howard
Poem about the differing, and in this case tragic, lives others lead within the same city community
Tags: written - poetry - who_am_i - depression - psychiatry - psychiatry and ethics -

Her Sudden Angel

by Sarah Blaikley
A symbolic interpretation of accepting the loss of a loved one.
Tags: written - poetry - Out_of_our_heads - bowel cancer -