Author: John Etherington

Reflecting on Actors’ Mental Health and Resilience

This guest blog is written by PhD candidate, lecturer and trained actor Julia Grieshofer. Her research at University College London focuses on actors’ mental health and their resilience.

Celebs Go Dating star Tom Read Wilson on how he beats lockdown anxiety and the slogan we should all live by

Celebs Go Dating star Tom Read Wilson has shared the methods he uses to combat lockdown anxiety.

Good Grief Festival

Good Grief Festival returns online this March (27th and 28th), with a programme of over 40 free events and 70+ speakers. This time we’ll be exploring the themes of ‘hope’ and ‘meaning’ at a time when the UK is mourning over 100,000 lives lost to Covid-19. 


How a YouTube music channel became a mental health hub

Worried about being alone this Christmas? Why not try #Joinin

In 2014 Comedian Sarah Millican began to spend Christmas day bringing together on Twitter people who do not want to be on their own, and she’s doing it again this year.  Use the hashtag #Joinin to connect all of us who could do with some company. Find out more by following Sarah on Twitter (@SarahMillican75) and #joinin on Christmas

What Not To Wear star Susannah Constantine reveals alcohol battle

Former What Not To Wear presenter Susannah Constantine has revealed she is an alcoholic and has been in recovery for almost seven years.