Britain people personality feelings Britain

My Experience With the UK's Failing Mental Health Services

Reading now: 834

“What is it you want us to do for you?” enquired the Accident and Emergency (A&E) mental health nurse, before sending me home at 5 am with a crisis leaflet and a whole lack of support.

I’d been taken there by the police that night, who seemed shocked that I didn’t want to go to A&E following my last experience three years prior.

That’s because when I was 17, in mid-2020 lockdown I had to sit alone all night in the waiting area following an overdose. After many hours, the crisis team arrived.

The website is an aggregator of articles from open sources. The source is indicated at the beginning and at the end of the announcement. You can send a complaint on the article if you find it unreliable.

Related articles