Mental Health Tag Archive

How Nerat-Dagwi Nyam used the Boo of the Booless Musicale to create awareness on PTSD

PTSD is a very serious problem that has adverse effects and implications on those who suffer from it. PTSD is short for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Posttraumatic stress...

The Story Of My Abuse

This is the story of my abuse. My first love. He was one that had so much potential and so much grace, when I first met him, he was young, I was younger. He was promising so I...

DOWNS SYNDROME: ABILITY IN DISABILITY

I remember seeing this guy back in London in 2015 and thinking to myself, “Damn, this guy has got a really big head, sitting on an even fatter neck”. Insensitive, right? Yes,...

So You Think You Have OCD?

It is very common these days to hear people throw the acronym ‘OCD’ around, so much that you start to think it’s some fancy sophisticated adjective. Truth is, a lot of these...

Learning Disabilities; Dyslexia and Dyscalculia

‘’That boy is dumb…” ’That girl no sabi book…”   ‘’that boy just dull…”  “that girl no sabi spell, at her age…” All of these are very common...

Short Story – Ade

By Inioluwa Moses We lost the only son and heir to my father’s dynasty – the only boy in a family of 4 children. My only brother… The events leading up to his death are...