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Talk for Health’s Advisory Board

We are glad to have four fantastic board members. Philippa Perry – author of How to Stay Sane and Couch Fiction, Lionel Joyce OBE CBE, Harriet Spicer, a co-founder of Virago Press and financial expert Michael Mueller MBA. Read more about them on our ‘Team’ page.

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New Joint Talk for Health Initiative

Talk For Health is excited about its recent forthcoming work with RSA (Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce). A Talk For Health programme trained key members of the New Cross Gate community as lay counsellors.

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We Recommend our Talk for Health Trainers

After delivering a recent Talk For Health programme, 11 out of 11 respondents said they were “very satisfied”, while 9 out of 9 stated they “very likely” to recommend the Talk For Health programme to others.

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Therapy is a Maze for Customers

Research shows that there are a host of obstacles to overcome for people considering seeing a therapist. Isn’t it time then for the therapist community to respond to prospective clients in more customer-friendly ways? Read the full article on Nicky’s research amongst therapy users by downloading the […]

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Talk for Health Podcast 1

Nicky Forsythe and several people who had recently completed a Talk for Health course were interviewed for the first “Talk for Health Podcast”. Several Students including Chris, Norman, Giovanna and Jo share their views on the course and Nicky as a tutor. Nicky also discusses a little […]

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Qualitative Research on Mental Health Conference

Nicky outlines the personal journey and evidence base underlying Talk for Health in a Keynote speech at  the University of Nottingham 2012. Download and read the Keynote Speech here.

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