Rachel Kelly
Writer, Mental Health Campaigner, Public Speaker

Tag: health

I’m not mentally unwell. I’m just unwell.

I blame De­scar­tes. In the seven­teenth cen­tu­ry, this French philosoph­er and scient­ist split mind and body, ar­gu­ing that the two were dis­tinct. We’ve lived with the con­sequ­ences ever since.The NHS dis­tin­guis­hes bet­ween mind and body – and can use the di­vis­ion as an ex­cuse not...