August 23rd 2021 = Primary Mental Health Assessment Day. The dreaded and long awaited (not really, I only waited a few weeks) telephone call with my Local Primary Mental Health Team. It actually went well. It was not my first time having an assessment, but I must say, I did prefer this telephone method, as… Continue reading Mental Health Assessment Day
Well I am not quite sure how I have got to this point (especially after the last 6 months - not even taking COVID into account!!) The last placement of Year 2 - Obviously, I cannot say the location, but it is definitely an area I hope to gain some good experience in ( as… Continue reading Last Placement Block of Year 2!!
Have you ever heard? "I never said that""You're imagining things""I didn't do that""You are being paranoid""I always make an effort, you just never bother" "You're imagining things""I was just joking""You twist things""That never happened""You need help" Sounding familiar? Gaslighting is a term that seems to appear quite often now, compared to 5 years ago. It… Continue reading “I never said that!!” – What is Gaslighting?
Do you remember what you were doing one year ago? I was sat in my home, practising my Safe Medicate (Maths for my Nursing Degree), unaware that the year ahead was about to change so much - and not just because of the Coronavirus!! Other than the issues that came along with the Coronavirus, the… Continue reading How so much can change in a year!!
What is Domestic Abuse? The World cloud above contains 100 words, phrases, signs of domestic abuse. I could have gone on and on but had to stop somewhere. Abuse takes many forms and it is not always a Man doing it to a Woman!! According to the 'Office For National Statistics' Crime Survey for Wales… Continue reading Domestic Abuse
I have decided to answer this question; Why is learning important to you and how has it impacted your life? In my second Primary School I met my best friend. In Secondary School I went skiing in France, visited Italy and had an audience with the Pope (and thousands of others), visited New York, Philadelphia… Continue reading Why learning is important to me and how it’s impacted my life? – The Short Version….
Have you heard of Topcashback? It is a cashback site, basically, you need car insurance (or takeaway or shopping....etc) so you go to your TopCashBack site and make sure you are logged in, find the shop you want and click on the link via the site and as long as you meet the rules you… Continue reading Topcashback Review (plus COMPETITION details)