I applied for NHS counselling probably, about the end of 2015. My first appointment is next Tuesday. BBC debate audience member makes the most important point of the night “I’ve been waiting a year and a half for this and I have suffered so much over that year – in part because of the work capabilities assessment. “Let me tell you, I’m partially sighted as well. I am partially sighted. I have mental health problems, and also I have other issues – a jaw issue – and I went into my assessment and I was asked in detail about suicide attempts and I came out crying because I was so upset because of the way I was treated by that nurse.” Theresa May responded: "I’m not going to make any excuses for the experience you have had. Both of you have raised two difference issues. The BBC is censoring political content by banning 'Liar Liar' “We do look at improving how that assessment is taking place.” The Government’s fit-to-work tests for access to disability benefits are causing permanent damage to some claimants’ mental health, according to research conducted by academics at Edinburgh’s Heriot-Watt and Napier universities. In severe cases, “the WCA experience led to thoughts of suicide” according to 30 people who were interviewed about it. Should I vote Labour? Corbyn's biggest policies explained Should I vote Labour?
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