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Mental Health

Mind Yourself

A healthy lifestyle can have a really positive impact on your mental health. Students union have some great ideas on how to look after your mental health. Click here to learn more.

For other information and practical tips, check out our articles and managing stress sections.
The most important thing though, is to be positive and realistic about who you are.

About Mental Health

Sometimes the terms mental health and mental illness get mixed up. Mental health doesn't just mean that you aren't suffering from a mental illness, it sums up your whole outlook on life and how you deal with it.

Important elements include:

  • How you feel about yourself (self-esteem)
  • How you feel about the people around you (how you communicate with others and your relationships with others)
  • How you are able to face up to the stresses and strains of life (coping strategies)


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