The Somerset Emotional Wellbeing Podcast

Dr. Tresidder & Dr. Bagshaw are joined by expert guests for weekly health and wellbeing discussions

Latest Episodes

Somerset Menopause Pilot

August 16, 2022

Somerset Menopause Pilot

Welcome to the Somerset Emotional Wellbeing (SEW) podcast! In this episode, Somerset Menopause Pilot, our hosts Dr. Andrew Tresidder and Dr. Peter Bagshaw are joined by Dr. Juliet Balfour from the new Somerset NHS Menopause Service to discuss how the menopause and perimenopause can affect physical and mental health, what the new Somerset Menopause Service pilot can do to help support you and treat the symptoms and how you can access help from the service when you need it. The SEW podcast is a free weekly show hosted by Dr. Andrew Tresidder and Dr. Peter Bagshaw. In each episode, the doctors discuss a different topic related to mental and emotional wellbeing and often invite expert guests to join them in conversation. The show is aimed at the people of Somerset and beyond; the advice and guidance provided should apply to anybody who needs it, whenever they need it. All episodes of SEW are now available to listen to free through Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Deezer, Google Podcasts, Amazon Podcasts, Somerset Emotional Wellbeing or wherever you get your podcasts! We would like to hear from you! If you would like to let us know what you think of the show, or to suggest guests and topics for us to cover, please get in touch with us by emailing: [email protected] Thank you for listening, see you next time! Please note: The opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the speakers. They do not purport to reflect the opinions or views of the NHS or any other organisation unless expressly stated   Somerset NHS Menopause Service – Dr Juliet Balfour set up and now runs the Somerset NHS Menopause Service. She has been a GP for over 30 years but is now ...

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Knowledge Matters

August 02, 2022

Knowledge Matters

Welcome to the Somerset Emotional Wellbeing (SEW) podcast! In this episode, Knowledge Matters, our hosts Dr. Andrew Tresidder and Dr. Peter Bagshaw are joined by Veronica Price from Somerset Foundation Trust’s Libraries and John Carter, a Senior Development Officer from Somerset Libraries to discuss how libraries are constantly evolving to fit our changing needs, how to find reliable health and wellbeing information in your local library and why our libraries now play host to everything from toddler singing groups to borrowable tablet computers and blood pressure monitors! The SEW podcast is a free weekly show hosted by Dr. Andrew Tresidder and Dr. Peter Bagshaw. In each episode, the doctors discuss a different topic related to mental and emotional wellbeing and often invite expert guests to join them in conversation. The show is aimed at the people of Somerset and beyond; the advice and guidance provided should apply to anybody who needs it, whenever they need it. All episodes of SEW are now available to listen to free through Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Deezer, Google Podcasts, Amazon Podcasts, Somerset Emotional Wellbeing or wherever you get your podcasts! We would like to hear from you! If you would like to let us know what you think of the show, or to suggest guests and topics for us to cover, please get in touch with us by emailing: [email protected] Thank you for listening, see you next time! Please note: The opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the speakers. They do not purport to reflect the opinions or views of the NHS or any other organisation unless expressly stated   Accessible Services and Health and Wellbeing – We aim to provide accessible services for library members with special needs or disabilities. We ...

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July 27, 2022

Communication and Wellbeing

Welcome to the Somerset Emotional Wellbeing (SEW) podcast! In this episode, Communication and Wellbeing, our host Dr. Peter Bagshaw is joined by Patrick East, a Decontamination Technician from Musgrove Park Hospital to discuss Patrick’s experiences of living with a stammer, how it can affect communication and how to find help with stammering when you need it. The SEW podcast is a free weekly show hosted by Dr. Andrew Tresidder and Dr. Peter Bagshaw. In each episode, the doctors discuss a different topic related to mental and emotional wellbeing and often invite expert guests to join them in conversation. The show is aimed at the people of Somerset and beyond; the advice and guidance provided should apply to anybody who needs it, whenever they need it. All episodes of SEW are now available to listen to free through Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Deezer, Google Podcasts, Amazon Podcasts, Somerset Emotional Wellbeing or wherever you get your podcasts! We’d like to hear from you! If you would like to let us know what you think of the show, or to suggest guests and topics for us to cover, please get in touch with us by emailing: [email protected] Thank you for listening, see you next time! Please note: The opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the speakers. They do not purport to reflect the opinions or views of the NHS or any other organisation unless expressly stated   The McGuire Programme – Overcome Stuttering And Take Your Life Back. Improve your speech & become the person you want to be. Individual coaching, support groups and intensive courses teach you how to overcome stuttering and learn critical communication skills needed to thrive in the real world. Michael Palin Centre for Stammering - We ...

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The Benefits of Volunteering

July 19, 2022

The Benefits of Volunteering

Welcome to the Somerset Emotional Wellbeing (SEW) podcast! In this episode, The Benefits of Volunteering, our hosts Dr. Peter Bagshaw and Dr. Andrew Tresidder are joined by Gillian Keniston-Goble, Manager of Healthwatch in Somerset and Fiona Mahoney, Chief Executive of Reminiscence Learning to discuss how important volunteers are to the health and care system, why volunteering is beneficial for both organisations and individuals and how people can get involved in voluntary work. The SEW podcast is a free weekly show hosted by Dr. Andrew Tresidder and Dr. Peter Bagshaw. In each episode, the doctors discuss a different topic related to mental and emotional wellbeing and often invite expert guests to join them in conversation. The show is aimed at the people of Somerset and beyond; the advice and guidance provided should apply to anybody who needs it, whenever they need it. All episodes of SEW are now available to listen to free through Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Deezer, Google Podcasts, Amazon Podcasts, Somerset Emotional Wellbeing or wherever you get your podcasts! We’d like to hear from you! If you would like to let us know what you think of the show, or to suggest guests and topics for us to cover, please get in touch with us by emailing: [email protected] Thank you for listening, see you next time! Please note: The opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the speakers. They do not purport to reflect the opinions or views of the NHS or any other organisation unless expressly stated   Spark a Change – Spark Somerset manage SPARK A CHANGE, a digital volunteering platform for Somerset. SIGN UP NOW to browse hundreds of volunteering opportunities according to your interests, location and availability. Volunteer by DoIt.Life - Volunteer has ...

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Working for Recovery

July 05, 2022

Working for Recovery

Welcome to the Somerset Emotional Wellbeing (SEW) podcast! In this episode, Working for Recovery, our hosts Dr. Peter Bagshaw and Dr. Andrew Tresidder are joined by Sue Newell and Jo Moore from Somerset Foundation Trust’s Mental Health Employment Service to discuss what the service does to support people in Somerset, why employment can help to support the recovery process and how people can access the service when they need it. The SEW podcast is a free weekly show hosted by Dr. Andrew Tresidder and Dr. Peter Bagshaw. In each episode, the doctors discuss a different topic related to mental and emotional wellbeing and often invite expert guests to join them in conversation. The show is aimed at the people of Somerset and beyond; the advice and guidance provided should apply to anybody who needs it, whenever they need it. All episodes of SEW are now available to listen to free through Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Deezer, Google Podcasts, Amazon Podcasts, Somerset Emotional Wellbeing or wherever you get your podcasts! We’d like to hear from you! If you would like to let us know what you think of the show, or to suggest guests and topics for us to cover, please get in touch with us by emailing: [email protected] Thank you for listening, see you next time! Please note: The opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the speakers. They do not purport to reflect the opinions or views of the NHS or any other organisation unless expressly stated   Step-Up Somerset - Working with our partners across Somerset, we ensure that details of the latest employment, skills development and business support is available for you here Able Futures - Find out how Able Futures mental health specialists can help ...

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Living Well with Parkinson's Disease

June 21, 2022

Living Well with Parkinson's Disease

Welcome to the Somerset Emotional Wellbeing (SEW) podcast! In this episode, Living Well with Parkinson’s Disease, our hosts Dr. Peter Bagshaw and Dr. Andrew Tresidder are joined by Dr. Simon Cooper, a Consultant Physician from Musgrove Park Hospital, to discuss why neurodegeneration happens to some people and what you can do to reduce risks, what symptoms can (but do not always) indicate a person has Parkinson’s disease and how you can continue to live well with the condition. The SEW podcast is a free weekly show hosted by Dr. Andrew Tresidder and Dr. Peter Bagshaw. In each episode, the doctors discuss a different topic related to mental and emotional wellbeing and often invite expert guests to join them in conversation. The show is aimed at the people of Somerset and beyond; the advice and guidance provided should apply to anybody who needs it, whenever they need it. All episodes of SEW are now available to listen to free through Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Deezer, Google Podcasts, Amazon Podcasts, Somerset Emotional Wellbeing or wherever you get your podcasts! We’d like to hear from you! If you would like to let us know what you think of the show, or to suggest guests and topics for us to cover, please get in touch with us by emailing: [email protected] Thank you for listening, see you next time! Please note: The opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the speakers. They do not purport to reflect the opinions or views of the NHS or any other organisation unless expressly stated   NHS Parkinson’s Disease Resources - Parkinson's disease is a condition in which parts of the brain become progressively damaged over many years. This page has detailed information on the subject Somerset Emotional Wellbeing – ...

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