Life Stories for carers

June  saw my first Life Stories session for patients and carers. It was a superb opportunity to share stories, some of which had been heard before, others were brand new.  I didn’t really need my  post-it ” how do you feel? test” administered before and after the session to know that participation in a Life Stories Workshop enhances feelings of well being and happiness, the participants were glowing- and getting them to...

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Mini Conference – Raising self esteem and general well being through biographical storytelling

Great news, Peace Hospice Care will be hosting the first Life Stories mini conference at Peace Hospice Care in Watford on 27 February . We will be sharing the  feedback from the Life Stories pilot sessions run through 2013 and provide delegates with hands on experience of a Life Stories Workshop. We welcome attendance from delegates working with clients who wish to raise self esteem and improve general well being. Come and see if Life Stories...

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The Mourning After

When a year or so ago Danyah Miller, director of Wizard Presents and lovely friend mentioned the possibility of taking a show to the 2013Edinburgh Fringe Festival I leapt at the opportunity. It’s fair to say I had no idea of what it would entail having never been to the Fringe before, but everyone I spoke to said it would be an amazing experience, I thought it would be a good one, for me and the family so I said I’d rent a flat, take the...

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