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Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviours

Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviours

April 12, 2017

T/W: In-depth discussion of BFRB’s, hair-pulling and skin-picking. Mentions of suicide.   GUST takes a look at what Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviours are and why something so prominent has been so unheard of to the public. We’ve interviewed an expert at the University of Glasgow and two survivors of BFRB’s (being portrayed by actors) to discuss […]

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Emotional Carers

Emotional Carers

March 1, 2017

(cw: suicide, self-harm)   Caring for someone with a mental illness can be a challenging experience – millions of people across the UK support those with mental health problems and many struggle to talk about their problems. We talked to four students at the University of Glasgow about their experiences, and got some advice from […]

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Let’s Talk About Sexual Violence

Let’s Talk About Sexual Violence

February 25, 2017

T/W: Discussion and recreation of sexual assault/rape The Let’s Talk Campaign was started by various University of Glasgow students from activist societies including Sexpression, the Isabella Elder Feminism Society, Fem Soc, Amnesty International and GU Mental Wealth aiming to end sexual violence on campus. The current President of GUMW and member of GUST Eilis Slater […]

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Look After Yourself: Panel on Mental Health and Self-Care

Look After Yourself: Panel on Mental Health and Self-Care

Lifestyle, October 4, 2016

The SRC organised a panel of speakers to address issues of mental health and self-care for students.

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The World Within

The World Within

Features, March 9, 2016

GUST’s newest animation tells the story of a girl who struggles with anxiety and OCD, which strongly influence how she perceives reality.

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PTSD: Not Just From Warfare

PTSD: Not Just From Warfare

Film, June 29, 2015

A mini-documentary discussing Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and the effects of stigma surrounding the illness, as well as a one-on-one interview with a victim of PTSD.

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Shaking Hands

Shaking Hands

Film, April 5, 2015

A man contemplates his last day on earth as the people closest to him leave him a series of messages.

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