Tag Archives: mental health

When is it too personal ? #MyMindMyStory

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Whenever you come across someone who you know has a mental illness, it’s only natural to feel inquisitive and want to ask questions. Perhaps you want to understand the illness better or perhaps you want to make sure they’re ok? …

‘Just Live’ Leah’s blog about her experiences of mental health

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When it rains, umbrellas can be used to shelter us from the rain. Likewise, if you fall over and graze your knees, a plaster will help to protect them. However, when suffering with a mental health condition it is almost …

Reading well to support mental health and well-being

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Reading Well for young people is a national scheme delivered by The Reading Agency in partnership with the Society of Chief Librarians, the Association of Senior Children’s and Education Librarians and health partners. It provides recommended reading to young people …

Mental Health and Me Awards

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Huge congratulations to Ellie Smith from Tier 4 CAMHS, who won an award at the Mental Health and Me Awards in Liverpool as part of the World Mental Health Day celebrations in October. The competition was run by Writing on …

Ancora House Launch

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  This blog post was written by Beth one of the young people from the Young People’s Centre. “On the 25th August 10 young people from Pine Lodge and Maple ward were invited to join graffiti artist Kieron to create …

Freya ‘s ‘The Glass Box’

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In which I make bad mental health analogies and attempt to organise my thoughts into vaguely coherent sentences Imagine you’re maybe ten or eleven, and just going about your daily life as normal. Going to school with hardly any issues, having …

Listen Up – East Cheshire CAMHS launch their Children’s Rights Animation

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  Over the recent October half term, and to coincide with Cheshire East November Children’s Rights Month, young people from our Elm House CAMHS Service worked together to develop a short 4 minute animation to highlight Article 12 of the …