Pathnav is a unique software application written to create a visual journey of care. It promotes genuine collaboration between clinicians and the Service Users and enables the Service User to be a true partner in their care.The application focuses on care pathway outcomes and maps...

Work has a powerful role to play in promoting recovery from mental illness, improving quality of life, health and wellbeing whilst reducing social exclusion by providing structure and meaning, resulting in increased self-esteem, self-worth and confidence (Shepherd et al 2009). The Elysium Work Opportunities programme provides...

Phoenix House adopts the Butterfly Project  The Butterfly Project has been created for self-harmers who feel they are ready to stop and need the motivation or support to do so.The idea is simple. The self-harmer simply draws a butterfly on their place(s) of self-harm and, if...

What is Compassion Focussed Therapy (CFT)?  Our new rehabilitation service for women, Field House, offers a unique model that combines Positive Behavioural Support (PBS) with Compassion Focussed Therapy (CFT). PBS enables service users to understand the function of their behaviours and adds the ability to share that...

Everyone feels stressed at some point - being under pressure is a normal part of life. But becoming overwhelmed by stress can lead to mental health problems or make existing problems worse. According to the HSE (Health and Safety Executive), in 2015/16 over 480,000 people...

Stress and Anxiety  Most of us will probably be able to  identify  a time in our life when we felt stressed and/ or anxious. Like all emotions, stress and anxiety can be described as being on a continuum – so we can experience high and low...

When stress or anxiety get out of hand these otherwise healthy emotions can become overwhelming. The right therapy can help find balance again.Most of us will be able to identify a time in our life when we felt stressed and or anxious. Like all emotions,...

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