Author Archives: Katie Mottram

#Emerge Proud through Eating Disorders Awareness Week

This week is Eating Disorders Awareness Week and I was asked to write a blog post. My first reaction was, Who am I to be writing a post on EDA Week? Oh yeah, maybe the rep for the KindaProud Pocket … Continue reading

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Faduma emerges through depression, hearing voices, disordered eating and embracing a son with unique needs to proudly pursue her hopes and dreams

We are currently seeking Muslims who have been through difficulties and challenges with their mental health to contribute to this pocketbook of hope;  CONTACT US HERE if you’d like to find out how to get involved Once feeling alone, worthless … Continue reading

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Shannon now embraces what was labelled as psychosis as a divine healing process leading her to her authentic calling

Not understanding her profound experiences as clairvoyant gifts, Shannon was diagnosed with psychosis and put on medication which left her feeling ‘dead inside’.  The shame at receiving this treatment meant Shannon kept herself hidden away until she was validated and … Continue reading

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Sara knows that the divine path she is walking as a Muslim Psychologist is no coincidence

We are currently seeking stories for our 6th KindaProud Pocket Book of Hope; Muslims #Emerging Proud through Mental Distress If you would like further information on how to go about writing your story please CONTACT US HERE  Dr Sara is no … Continue reading

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Her quest for deeper meaning sadly gained Rachel a diagnosis of schizophrenia

Disempowered by the imposition of ‘care’ from services, Rachel has continued her quest for deeper meaning, and has found her spiritual practices have helped her to more deeply listen to her own suffering and that of others with more patience … Continue reading

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Once a walking contradiction, now Suhur lives with a passion and purpose to help others

It took a brush with the possibility of losing her life for Suhur to realise that she needed to stop hiding her truth behind a facade of perfection and become the mother to her own hurting inner child. Now Suhur … Continue reading

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Global collaborative opportunity for #Emerging Proud

Dear #Emerging Proud Supporters, An exciting opportunity has presented itself to us as a collective for this years #EP day celebrations and, more importantly, beyond… As we are all aware, the world is in crisis… we’re in a process of transformation … Continue reading

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