The impact of an injury in the mountains is often difficult to gauge. Whilst the physical damage can often heal quickly, the psychological impact can endure for many years. In this captivating video blog Cams Campbell describes the life changing injuries he suffered whilst scrambling in the Lake District, the toll of more than 4 years of surgery and the struggles with alcoholism, drug dependency and mental health issues that followed. Now 30 years on, his recovery still continues and Cam describes the roles played by teachers, health care professionals and family in this process.
A fascinating account that is well worth watching!
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