Trans Day of Visibility – Finn Dobson

31st March 2021|Categories: Blog, Trans Day of Visibility|

My name is Finn, my pronouns are they/them, and I’m a Peer Support Worker with Leeds Mental Wellbeing Service (LMWS) and the Community Pain Service. I also happen to be transgender and non-binary (meaning my gender identity doesn’t fit within the binary categories of man and woman). When I came

The Power of Small by Alison Lowe

4th February 2021|Categories: Blog, Time to Talk|

As a child I experienced trauma which affects my mental health today. I did not acknowledge the impact this trauma had had on my life and I tried to ignore the feelings of overwhelm, anxiety and occasional panic attacks I sometimes experienced.  As I got older, the anxiety and panic

LGBT+ History Month Blog by Debbie Roe

1st February 2021|Categories: Blog, LGBT History Month, LGBT*|

The LGBT+ history month commences on 1st February. It is an annual month-long observance of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender history, and the history of the gay rights and related civil rights movements. It was founded in 1994 by Missouri high-school history teacher Rodney Wilson. As a CBT Therapist I

Lee’s Story

11th January 2021|Categories: Blog|

My name is Lee I am 28 years old I have cerebral palsy and learning difficulties. I have done a work placement at National Express Leeds bus station. I got this from Leeds Technology college. They kept me on the placement for a year because I was doing well. I