Vlogroll

See below for a list of vlogs recommended by LiVE project members

 

Mind has its own Youtube channel which is packed full of useful videos. Take a look!

 

Andy Bradley’s Closing the Compassion Gap TED. Andy is local to Brighton and Hove and is currently leading a local grassroots initiative to make Brighton a more compassionate city: http://tedxtalks.ted.com/video/Closing-the-Compassion-Gap-Andy

 

Jonny Benjamin is a British mental health campaigner, author and vlogger. In January 2014 he launched a social media campaign called Find ‘Mike’ to search for the stranger who talked him out of taking his own life in 2008. Here is his YouTube channel – https://www.youtube.com/user/johnjusthuman

Here’s an interview with Jonny  and “Mike”, and here’s one where Jonny explains his own issues – “I’m only human”

 

The rapper Professor Green has made some high profile documentaries about male suicide at the end of 2015 because he lost his father to suicide. Here’s a short film about his experience – Suicide and me. He’s been campaigning to get men to speak out about mental health problems and has produced two documentaries –

Warning: these discuss difficult issues and should not be watched if you’re feeling vulnerable.

https://youtu.be/bsQk6XENSaI and

https://youtu.be/ZGjlPACQC6Y

 

Here are some things NOT to say to a trans personhttps://youtu.be/pvBwWeG4Rpc

 

There is a vlog called TrichJournal produced by a woman called Beckie0 who has suffered from Trichotillomania and depression. You can find it here – https://www.youtube.com/user/TrichJournal