Depression Army

Marching Out of the Dark

Depression Army is a growing and dynamic international movement that aims to end the stigmatism surrounding mental illness and to serve as a community of support for those undergoing one.


Guest Author:

Jamie Barnwell


Jamie Barnwell is an ex professional footballer nearing the big 4.0. Currently, he is a sport and education tutor in alternative education. He is also the proud father of four beautiful children.

Drawing on more than 24 years in the game, Jamie shares the story about the struggle he and many other athletes face, of anxiety and depression resulting from a career in the spotlight.

Created in 2015 by a group of people dedicated to ending the stigma on mental illness