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Mental Health – a Load of B****cks?

Mental Health – a Load of B****cks?

Guest entry in the HeadBlog from Angus Robinson, it’s a good’un! I am having lunch with a highly successful business owner; we are talking about what I’m up to. I

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INCOMING MESSAGE FROM THE BIG GIANT HEADBLOGGER

This week I’m looking backwards in order to move forwards. Thinking about how my brief encounter with Headtorch is an opportunity to reconsider my own values and approaches. It is

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Are your ANTIDOTES in place?

In Headtorch WORKS, our dramatic e-learning programme, we follow Matt’s story.   At the Doctor, he says: “Doctor I can’t go back.  Work’s calling me all the time. I didn’t want to

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David Dimbleandy meets Headtorch

Hello! I usually sit downstairs, at South Block’s reception, and after sending out some overworked emails when I should have been writing my magnum opus I’m a Social Media Associate.

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The Guessing Game – the life of a mental health carer

  The Triangle of Care advocates best practise when it comes to the inclusion and recognition of carers as equal and active partners in the care team.  Without the Triangle

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Do you know the 7 key problems that face mental health carers?

The Guessing Game reveals the answers and much more.  An original drama, developed from real-life experiences is at the heart of this learning and development session which stops and starts

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Put your hand up if you’ve got mental health!

“Everyone should have their hand in the air because we’re all somewhere on the mental health spectrum or continuum and where we are today may well be different from where

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What do you do when faced with a colleague’s mental health issues?

What do you do when a colleague of yours is unwell with stress or mental health problems? Research for our new dramatic e-learning programme Headtorch WORKS, found that many people:

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Headtorch WORKS is now on trial with major organisations

We’ve spent a year developing Headtorch WORKS and, in collaboration with the psychology department at the University of Glasgow, we’re excited to announce that it is now on trial with

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World Mental Health Day Event
Building a Mentally Healthy Culture Headtorch and the Employers Network for Equality & Inclusion (ENEI) are running a free event for World Mental Health Day. We’ll explore: what happens when mental health & wellbeing are made strategic priorities the business case for taking action the workplace mental health journey how to build a mentally healthy […]

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Peter Kelly Podcast
“If there’s ever a moment when health & wellbeing can make a difference, it’s now.” “The pandemic was the biggest unprepared change for the last 100 years.” “Two tectonic plates colliding – the pandemic and the recession.” … and here’s practical tips to deal with this. Highlights from September’s Wellbeing Hour with Peter Kelly – […]

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Podcast – Professor Denis Fishbacher-Smith
“Find your inner gorilla – not aggressive but protective” – helps sustain confidence during the tough times “Fall down seven times, get up eight” – when that’s hard, know we’re not alone, look for support, talk to someone you trust “Even monkeys fall from trees” – we all make mistakes   Some highlights from Professor Denis Fischbacher-Smith […]

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Wellbeing Hour Podcast Miles Kean
“Getting help – the best investment I’ve ever made.” “Worried?  94% of what you worry about doesn’t happen … and here’s a strategy for the other 6%.” On Work:  “Work at 75-80%, always leave something in the tank.” Describing mental health: “Refreshing!” Some of the highlights from the Wellbeing Hour with Miles Kean of Coutts […]

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Wellbeing Hour – Miles Kean
“I wish I’d talked earlier.”  Miles Kean got to the point where he wasn’t sleeping and could no longer function properly before he was forced to address his mental health issues. This experience, and his healing journey, lead him to co-found a wellbeing initiative within the Natwest Banking Group. This has been rolled out to […]

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