Tuesday, 26 March 2019
Life with Lee.: Becoming a mental health "Champion".
Life with Lee.: Becoming a mental health "Champion".: I didn't know what was really going on with my mum when I was young. I just had to watch her fall apart time and time again.. Mums sel...
I'm 39yrs of age and have recently relocated to South Wales for a fresh start. I have two grown sons and expecting a new baby in the new year. I come from a very tough up bringing, absent drunk and violent dad and a mum that had some very serious issues with her own mental health. I will go into my past in detail later, it is very hard for me talk about. After leaving the Army and as a result of my upbringing I struggled with my mental health and as a result I tried to take my own life on three occasions, I still self harm to this day. I was diagnosed with bipolar and a personality disorder at the end of last year which kind of explains why I have done and acted in some very mad ways.