Items Tagged ‘Mental health’

Doing Good Really Does You Good (News Item)

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This morning I woke up as usual the voice in my head said “Nope – not today Donna.  This is a bad day”  This is a thought that pops into my mind more often than not…

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From Grey to Pink Book Launch (News Item)

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On 22nd November, Pink Ladies 1st launched a collection of writing produced by the women who have taken part in the support groups, motivational courses and workshops provided in Midlothian. Read more to find out about the event and how you can purchase a copy of From Grey to Pink.

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Creating a #FairerHealthierScotland through social prescribing (News Item)

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In our work to create a fairer, healthier Scotland, NHS Health Scotland recognises the fundamental role that wider social determinants of health have to play in improving the mental health and wellbeing of all of Scotland. That is why we were partners in the Self Management and Social Prescribing National Advisory Group. Social prescribing is an important means of supporting the self management of a range of mental health problems.

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Reading, Writing and Your Health – Journeys in Self Management (News Item)

Posted on by Lara Murray
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Blythe Robertson, policy lead for self management and health literacy at the Scottish Government, shares his reflections on chairing the Self Management Network Scotland’s “Reading, Writing and Your Health: Journeys in Self Management” evening. This event was held on 24th November 2015 as part of Book Week Scotland.

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