Carrying on from my last post about the ‘Time to Change’ campaign, and how talking about mental health is important, I keep having flashbacks to an old series of TV ads for BT with Bob Hoskins and the tagline, ‘It’s good to talk’. Pretty good ad campaign if I still remember it after 20 years.
I’ll be first to admit that communication is important in any relationship, and holding in feelings can lead to both physical and mental health repercussions. However, while we place so much stock in talking, I think we sometimes lose sight of the art that is listening. Continue reading