Working hard to support better mental health.

Moving Forward Group is working very hard to increase the scope of it’s free mental health peer group support method. Recent networking with Hidden Homeless, the NHS Champions Show the Way wellbeing group (at the Kala Sangram Arts Centre) and providing support to Mind in Bradford’s Wellbeing Service has indicated the clear need to create… Read More Working hard to support better mental health.

Free download of Oli Anderson’s “Dialogue/ Ego: Real Communication”

How we relate to others is very important to our wellbeing. Managing our dialogue and relationships in a constructive way can create easier progress through life. Oli Anderson is known by members of the Moving Forward team who appreciate his wisdom and commitment to improving people’s mental health. – Moving Forward Admin Dialogue / Ego: Real… Read More Free download of Oli Anderson’s “Dialogue/ Ego: Real Communication”

Moving Forward at the Kala Sangram Art Centre, Bradford.

On Tuesday 14 Mar between 10:30 – 12:30 Moving Forward moved forward another step. Our Facilitators had been invited to run a standard Moving Forward Group session at the regular Tuesday Wellbeing Group at the Kala Sangram Arts Centre in Foster Square Bradford.  The invitation came from Peter Scotcher of Brium who is well known… Read More Moving Forward at the Kala Sangram Art Centre, Bradford.

Whatever next?

It’s often different when it comes back, familiar symptoms and effects but with a different focus. This time it’s constant nervousness, brain freeze headaches preventing thoughts, numb tongue, aching jaws, no confidence and no belief that I can continue to work. The very real physical disability stops planned activity because of poor visual perception, jelly… Read More Whatever next?

Moving Forward’s Facilitators trained by Circles Work

Moving Forward is a men’s mental health support group with three meetings per week in Keighley, Bingley, and Bradford. Thanks to Janette Ward, of Circles Work CIC, we now have nine trained group facilitators who are capable of organising and running our group meetings. This is a very important milestone for Moving Forward and we… Read More Moving Forward’s Facilitators trained by Circles Work

Win £30 – Help needed for Mental Health Research

Our help has been requested by Ben Helliwell, a trainee clinical psychologist, at Lancaster University. Ben needs the support as part of research for his Doctorate.     The title of the research project is:  The role of self-disgust in the relationship between childhood trauma and psychotic experience. Ben has designed an online survey for… Read More Win £30 – Help needed for Mental Health Research