During my time at National Student Pride, I was very keen we put our powerful media and event reach on to the taboo topic on Mental Health, which is how I began contributing to the Huff Post contributor scheme.
My proudest entry was the one where I opened up about both my fight and the wider battle to remove the taboo from mental health.
Suicide is the biggest killer of young men in the UK, and it nearly got me too.
I’m one of those ‘one in four people’, that has a mental health diagnosis. I’ve quietly dealt and hidden mine for a long time.