Kayla Kavanagh is very active in the area of mental health and was recently featured on the BBC radio show, Women’s Hour. She also works for Rethink , the UK’s leading national mental health membership charity. Presenter Jane Garvey spoke to Dr Kevin Healy, Clinical Director of Cassel Hospital and Kayla, who spoke about her experience living with Borderline Personality Disorder. Click here to listen.
Kayla does a great job of describing BPD from a patient’s point of view. There are so many programs showcasing mental illness from a dry, textbook perspective and it’s about time that mental health consumers are given a voice in the media.