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Health In Mind

Health In Mind offers support for people living in East Sussex  to help manage day to day life and their emotional wellbeing.The service, run by Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust and Turning Point, is a free NHS service for anyone in East Sussex experiencing emotional or psychological difficulties such as stress,

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Art as mental therapy at the Zoom gallery

The therapeutic benefits of art for those with mental health issues are well known. Artistic creation has helped Nick Hill, who is exhibiting in the Zoom Arts gallery in St Leonards in the week beginning Monday 17 July, in his struggle against depression, writes Zoom Arts’ Susan Cleland.

Posted 11:14 Monday, Jul 17, 2017 In: Visual Arts Tags: , , , ,
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When will we learn…?

…that our mental health and physical health systems are intrinsically inter-linked and inter-connected – and are not separate, as our UK health provider suggests by having two independent services? HOT’s Zelly Restorick writes.

Posted 12:44 Saturday, Apr 15, 2017 In: Health Matters Tags: , , ,
Beth Sebbage's mental health booklet

Hastings teenager creates self-help booklet for young people with mental health problems

Beth Sebbage, 18, wanted to help youngsters who are facing long waiting lists to access mental health support services, so she has written a self-help booklet. Nick Terdre reports.

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Love Hastings Love Yourself will be holding an event at The Palace Bar on Thursday 2 February as part of a nationwide push to get people talking more openly about mental health for one day. Sharon Rhodes, the co-ordinator of the event in Hastings is appealing to poets, performers and musicians to sign up for the Open Mike Marathon. Erica Smith grabs 10 minutes to talk to Sharon about her plans for the day.

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In sanity and in health

Recently, Erin Veness wrote an article for HOT about her trip to Bexhill with Bex to have a semicolon tattoo, in response to Project Semicolon, an international campaign to raise awareness of mental health and mental well-being. HOT’s Zelly Restorick responds.

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‘Project Semicolon’

Erin Veness gets the needle in Bexhill…

Posted 14:42 Wednesday, Aug 19, 2015 In: Health Matters Tags: , , , , , ,
the lights are on

The lights are on (but nobody’s home)

The Lights Are On is an installation of five artists’ explorations of their experiences of mental illness and their struggle for survival in an increasingly complex and mentally challenging world. HOT’s Xaverine Bates, one of the artists, explains more.

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