The invisible struggle:
When you have a broken leg, people can see the plaster and crutches. No one judges you – in fact, they’re more likely to hold the door open.
When you have a mental illness, the signs are not easy to see. You may find doors closed to you and more than a few closed minds.
Depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, psychosis and OCD were all conditions students at the Royal Northern College of Music discussed on World Mental Health Day.