- Studied: BSc (Hons) Applied Psychology
- Considering Masters degree
I think that helping others is particularly important because of the stresses caused by the Covid-19 pandemic which has caused a surge in mental health issues
Achieved - 2:1
“I had worked in engineering for a long time, but at the end of my career I got into a very dark place so I sought help through counselling. It was because of this that I was inspired to have a change of direction and to do something to help other people who are struggling with their mental health.
“I think that helping others is particularly important because of the stresses caused by the Covid-19 pandemic which has caused a surge in mental health issues.
“It was a massive change and a challenge going back to academic learning after all these years, but I had a fantastic tutor who provided a lot of support and I couldn’t have asked for a better group of people to be on a course with. Without their support I wouldn’t be where I am today so I really want to offer them my thanks.
“I’m not yet sure about my next steps but I’m considering doing a masters. Whatever I do I want to ensure I help others. “