Schizophrenia is the modern leprosy – Times 5 Feb
A man with a father and sister who suffer from schizophrenia criticizes the Time for change campaign as it considers all mental health disorders equally – commented on in letters Feb 7
What makes an arsonist? – Times Feb 10
There is a rising death toll from bush fires in Australia. Some of the fires appear to have been started deliberately…
If we had turned away Churchill – BBC 9 February
On Newsnight last night, former spin supremo Alastair Campbell talked about his mental health problems and his contribution to the Time to Change Campaign
Woman in Mind, Vaudeville Theatre, London – FT 9 February
The FT has a review of this play by Alan Ayckbourn about a vicar’s wife and the aftermath of her head injury. Apparently the main protagonist’s difficultly in understanding her peers once injured is illustrated to the audience by the play being in gibberish itself. Sounds like an interesting device!