What's New

2013 May

Wirral Schools Mental Health Awareness

This year Wirral Early Intervention have run various mental health awareness sessions in Wirral schools & colleges, and also offer drop in sessions for students.  Recently Woodchurch High School asked if we could provide an information stand during a lunch time in which Dean McShane and Emily Tatler, nboth mental health nurses, presented an information board and mental health awareness games d...

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Understanding the Teenage Mind

Have a look at these two articles on the BBC which tell you about an interesting study which is advancing our understanding of how a person’s nervous system develops as a teenager. The impact this natural process can sometimes have on the development of mental illness is particularly relevant to young people who have experienced psychosis. BBC News Article BBC News Video...

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Do famous role models help or hinder?

Here is an interesting BBC article linked to world mental health awareness week which explores the pros and cons of famous role model’s with mental illness. Why not follow reading this article by looking at some of our local “success stories” on the website. As you can see there is plenty of inspiration for recovery from psychosis on our doorstep! Visit the BBC article ...

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Early Intervention East

  The East Cheshire Early Intervention in Psychosis Team is based in Congleton. We cover a large area encompassing the entire East, South, Central and Vale Royal area of Cheshire. The team consists of a consultant psychiatrist, team manager, care co-ordinators (community psychiatric nurses), social worker, support workers, a CBT therapist, an exercise referral specialist and an employment sup...

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