Welcome to the Somerset Emotional Wellbeing (SEW) podcast!
In this episode, Reminiscence Learning, our host Dr. Andrew Tresidder is joined by the inspirational Fiona Mahoney, Chief Executive and founder of Reminiscence Learning to discuss the topic in detail.
During the conversation, they discuss Fiona’s journey from working within the NHS to founding her own charity and becoming an author, how stimulating the five senses can inspire memories in people who have Dementia and what you can do to get involved in the good work that Reminiscence Learning do.
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
Reminiscence Learning – Reminiscence Learning is a National and Regional multi-award winning registered charity. We pride ourselves in being a dynamic, forward thinking and innovative charity who put the needs of the client and carer first and listen to their thoughts and requests.
The Archie Project - The Archie Project is an exciting intergenerational dementia awareness project that links local primary schools, care homes, sheltered housing schemes, businesses, services and community members to ultimately dispel the fear and stigma often associated with dementia and create more dementia friendly communities.