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Helen Brown

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Helen Brown

Helen Brown is a freelance writer specialising in psychology and wellness. She has a PhD in psychology and a varied background in mental health and wellbeing research. Creative writing is Helen's passion – she also writes short stories and screenplays, often covering mental health issues. See more of her work here.

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