Stories

Emma’s story

I had low confidence and believed I couldn't achieve anything...I am really proud of what I can now achieve.

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Nicola’s story

I have higher self-esteem through attending the courses and volunteering now has helped me in particular.

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Tom’s story

The Recovery College were very helpful, meeting me before the course, making sure everything for the course was suitable for me.

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Liam’s story

I have the Recovery College to thank for giving me the necessary skills to engage and the drive to work in the NHS.

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Martin’s story

The Recovery College to me means making classes fun, friendly, sociable and creative environments, helping students to achieve a positive effect on their mental wellbeing.

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Steven’s story

As well as volunteering for the Recovery College, I also attended various courses.

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Becky’s story

I found that the Recovery College really brings people together.

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Cath’s story

Teaching for the Recovery College gave me the belief I could still do my job at a time when I was doubting myself.

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Daniel B’s story

I plucked up the courage to attend and it was the best thing I ever did. I was made to feel welcome in a warm and relaxed environment.

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Daniel’s story

I have learnt new ways to be and stay healthy and also some coping strategies and mechanisms to help manage my enthusiasm and confidence to be able to do things in my life.

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