Communication and Wellbeing

Communication and Wellbeing
The Somerset Emotional Wellbeing Podcast
Communication and Wellbeing
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Episode 79 July 27, 2022 00:30:46

Show Notes

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 ProgrammeOvercome 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 help children, young people and adults who stammer through individually-tailored therapy delivered by highly experienced specialists. We are supported by Whittington Health NHS Trust, Action for Stammering Children and the Stuttering Foundation

Stammering Information NHS - Stammering, also sometimes referred to as stuttering, is a relatively common speech problem in childhood, which can persist into adulthood.

Somerset Emotional Wellbeing – Do you work or volunteer in health and care in Somerset? Whatever you are going through, the Somerset Emotional Wellbeing Colleague Resilience Hub is here for you. The Somerset Emotional Wellbeing website is here to connect you with wellbeing support when you need it. Simply enter where you work, or how you are feeling on our homepage to discover and connect with local and national support options that are open to you. 

If you work or volunteer in health and care in Somerset and need to talk, you can call our dedicated, confidential Colleague Telephone Line for help with a trained professional. If you need further support after your initial conversation you can be referred for a one-off rapid access counselling session with a psychologist or counsellor. No waiting list. If you need further help we will make sure you see the right person. Call us now on 0300 124 5595 (available six days a week, from 09:00 to 17:00)

Open MH - If you are an adult living in Somerset and experiencing difficulties with your mental health, we are here to help. Open Mental Health offers support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to ensure that anyone struggling with poor mental health can access the right support at the right time.

If you need to speak to someone please contact our team at Mindline Somerset any time of the day, any day of the week locally on 01823 276892 or freephone 0800 138 1692. Or email [email protected] for support

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