This Raw Smile

To compliment my last post about learning disabilities and mental health, I thought I’d post the lyrics of a song I wrote in one of my notebooks during my MT training, while reflecting on Valerie Sinason’s idea of the ‘Handicapped Smile’. Maybe one day I’ll get round to recording it and add it to this post. This…

Mental Health and Learning Disabilities

Today is World Mental Health Day.  In recent times there has been a real increase in the awareness of mental health issues. More people are seeking help for mental health issues than every before. That’s a really good sign. Yes, we still have some way to go but it is starting to feel like the…