Your stories - Siblings video stories
Hear about the experiences of others in our personal story videos.
Ben, Louise, Donna, Gabrielle, Woody and Nick share their experiences and how finding the Siblings Network has helped them.
Louise talks about the journey she has come through with her brother who is affected by schizophrenia and how finding support for herself changed things for the better.
Woody and Nick talk about their experiences of Nick's schizophrenia, what it was like in the early stages and how they have learned to cope.
Donna shares her experiences having a sibling with mental illness, how things have got easier over time and what she has learned through experiencing mental health problems herself.
Ben gives his tips for how he's coped and supported his brother affected by schizphrenia.
Gabrielle and her brother created a photography project to get people talking about mental illness.
Watch Gabrielle and her brother Michael's short film '5-7 Living with Bipolar' about his experiences of bipolar disorder.
Orla talks about the different ways you can help your siblings while looking after yourself too.
Sisters Zoe and Louise talk about their experiences coping with Zoe's mental illness.
Read personal stories about sibling experiences
Share your experiences with other siblings on our online forum or at a support group
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