Listening to the young

What is it like to be a young person with mental health issues?

Three teenagers who have found it hard to forge their sense of identity as young people with mental health issues.


“It is time professionals stopped treating people as disordered statistics, and instead saw us as people. Ordinary humans, who just happen to have problems. After all, everyone has problems, don’t they?”

The young people featured in this story are all members of the Young Minds charity.