Spring Programme

27th Feb Looking at our thoughts 6th Mar Attending RIF talks at the caves 13th Mar Jardine talking about thought tools 20th Mar Hilary talking about Vintage Rehab 27th Mar Attending Laughter For Health 3rd Apr Geoffrey working on strengths 10th Apr Diane talking about relaxation techniques 17th Apr Glenn giving up-date on future ideasContinue reading “Spring Programme”

Looking At Our Thoughts

We had a really productive meeting today with it being good to see some group members who had not been for a while. It was once again so special to see the power of the group which is exemplified by the support they give each other in times of need. We looked at how asContinue reading “Looking At Our Thoughts”

Reflections from last week’s meeting and looking at “laughter”

Today we had a smaller group than usual due to work commitments and school holidays. We looked at how people feel they have been treated by services when they have been in desperate need of support and the massive impact this can have on the individuals ongoing health issues. The positive thing is that thisContinue reading “Reflections from last week’s meeting and looking at “laughter””

Awareness event/hopes for the future at Charis House

Today we had a meeting at Charis House (CrossReach) to speak to a group of professionals from other agencies. Among them were representatives from NHS Lothian, Edinburgh Alcohol and Drug Partnership, CrossReach Counselling, Grassmarket Community Project and the Rankeillor Initiative. They were able to introduce themselves and to be a listening ear for some assistanceContinue reading “Awareness event/hopes for the future at Charis House”

Lots of Positive Energy Flowing Through Group!

Today we had a slightly different type of meeting; where a large chunk of it would be used in preparation for next week’s event/talk. A couple of group members discussed how their trip through to The Scottish Recovery initiative went. As the group had received funding from this organisation to go towards raising awareness ofContinue reading “Lots of Positive Energy Flowing Through Group!”