09 Apr

Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust’s Recovery College Online – Coronavirus

Visit the Recovery College Online web site for free courses, information and advice regarding coronavirus: Coping during the pandemic Coping during the pandemic (Children 7-12) Coping during the pandemic (Young People 13-18) Tips on managing worries about the coronavirus Information for parents and carers Managing Corona Virus Anxiety

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05 Apr

Update from Rethink Mental Illness – 24 March 2020

We are living through extraordinary times, but it is more important than ever to remind ourselves that we will get through this together and that we can all play an active role in looking after one another and protecting our own mental health. For those of us living with mental illness, or caring someone who…

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05 Mar

Authentically ADHD: navigating you and your family through the world of ADHD

Hello again Our good friend Kirsty Leach has continued to expand her new service, working with some wonderful folks. She also organises vibrant meetings, for families and carers of children with AD/HD, on the 2nd Wednesday of each month, in a safe and family-friendly environment – the function room of Gosforth Hotel, High Street Newcastle….

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21 Feb

Caring for a loved one with eating distress: free course – 9 May and 10 May 2020

niwe eating distress service

Saturday 9 May and Sunday 10 May, 9,30am to 4.30pm, at NIWE, The Old Post Office, Newcastle, NE1 5DW NIWE eating distress service is hosting this Maudsley Model training (also running 10—11 October). The New Maudsley Model aims to help carers feel more confident and empowered in their role, to reduce their anxiety, and improve…

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08 Feb

Technology use and the mental health of children and young people (CR225 January 2020)

This report by the Royal College of Psychiatrists explores the use of technology among children and young people. As well as looking at the impact of screen time, the area that most previous publications on this topic have focused on, this Report also looks at the impact of different types of screen use on the…

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29 Jan

Caring with Confidence sessions for Carers – starting 4 February 2020

Hello, As part of our training offer we will be running Caring with Confidence sessions for Carers who are supporting people with memory problems including Dementia. The course is held over five weeks and will commence on 4th February 2020 (1.30pm – 4pm).   The sessions will be delivered at the Carers’ Centre in North Shields. Download…

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14 Jan

Pathways 4 All parent and carer coffee morning – Thursdays 9.30am to 11.30am

Thursdays 9.30am to 11.30am at the Tim Lamb Centre, Rising Sun Country Park If you are a parent or carer of children with disabilities or additional needs, these weekly coffee mornings (term time only) are a great opportunity to meet other families and carers, share your experiences and support each other. Contact info@pathways4all.co.uk or call 0191 266…

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13 Dec

Have your say on older people’s mental health services in North Tyneside

We would like to hear your views and experiences of using mental health services for older people – what is working well? what could be done better? By sharing your views you can ensure service users and carers voices are listened to and improve services in the borough for people aged 65 and over. You…

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