Category Archives: Testimonials

Living with Schizophrenia

My name is Chris and I am 28 years old. I was diagnosed with Schizophrenia at the age of 20. Since diagnoses I have had a total of 3 admissions to

Client Testimonial – Anna in Ards

“My name is Anna and I was born in Krakow, Poland. In 2006 I was offered employment in a busy clothing warehouse in Newtownards so I decided to move to


The staff at Foyle New Horizons made me feel very welcome on my first day, and put me at easy.I found my time here at New Horizons very enjoyable and

Mental Illness and Employment

Have you ever been afraid of social situations? Have you ever felt left out? Have you ever watched your friends and felt like you are in a different world? Have

My Name is Roz

After many diagnoses as a teenager I was finally diagnosed with Schizophrenia at the age of 21. After 3 stints in various psychiatric hospitals I came to realise I had

My Name is Billy

My name is Billy, and I would like to take a few minutes, to tell you about my experience of mental health problems, and of the help which I got

My Name is Stephen

My Name is Stephen

My name is Stephen and I am here to talk about my experience of AMH, from the perspective of a person who has Mental Health problems, who was in hospital and

My Name is Helen

I developed symptoms of bipolar disorder from age 26 onwards, but this was not diagnosed correctly until I was 43 years old. The last few years before my diagnosis were