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Write to Recovery

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This website is designed to help people affected by mental health problems on their journey of recovery. It invites you to write your stories and experiences – and gives you tools to inspire you.

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Category: Tool

The Health Literacy Place

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Health literacy is about people having enough knowledge, understanding, skills and confidence to use health information, to be active partners in their care, and to navigate health and social care systems. Health Literacy is being increasingly recognised as a significant public health concern around the world.

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Category: Learning

Health Literacy Report: The impact of poor literacy on accessing local support to manage long term conditions

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Health Literacy Report The impact of poor literacy on accessing local support to manage long term conditions. ALISS (Access to Local Information to Support Self Management) is a Scottish Government project which aims to improve access to local support which will help people self-manage long term conditions.

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Category: Report

Consulting with Care: Developing the Art of Health Conversations Summary Report

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There is increasing interest in learning more consultation skills and what is meant by words such as “empowering”, “enabling”, “motivating” and “responding”. How do you explore options, share information, prioritise issues, take account of complex needs and make special connections with people?

Consulting with Care: Developing the Art of Health Conversations Summary Report: Read more >

Category: Report

Digital Storytelling Toolkit

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Along with professional storyteller Michael Williams, Action for M.E. has produced a storytelling toolkit, which provides a step-by-step guide to telling your own M.E. story, simply, succinctly and effectively

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Category: Tool