…there seems to be little demarcation between serious mental health issues and what often doesn’t amount to much more than lifestyle complaints.
And there’s a reason for that, isn’t there? Because it’s all part of the plan.
Experiences rarely meet expectations in a world where most of us feel sadness, fury and anxiety on a regular basis, sometimes all at once. Many of us do this without the expectation of counselling or a course of therapy to make us feel better about ourselves — but some of us don’t.
And if adults cannot grasp the difference between normal feelings and pathological ones, what chance do small schoolchildren have?
In a society where we are encouraged to be afraid of our IT support what else does anyone expect?