Author: John Etherington

Roman Kemp on feeling ‘trapped’ by depression

Ahead of his BBC Three documentary, Roman talks about dealing with his own mental health issues – and remembers his friend Joe Lyons.

Covid: How to deal with lockdown social anxiety

When the roadmap for lifting lockdown restrictions was set out a couple of weeks ago a lot of people felt like they had a summer to look forward to.

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