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Declaration – a play.

Art with Heart are touring Declaration – an exploration of one person’s experience of growing up with mental health issues. Let me amend that….. growing up neurodiverse ( info on neurodiversity). Those with keen memories might remember that I wrote … Continue reading

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The Emotional Distress of Living With ADHD

It’s a blog; always worth seeing how everyone else does it. click this link  

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Here’s 20 things you should know about people with ADHD:

It’s a completely unrelated picture, but what’s a link sitting on it’s own on a page? Boring! clink this link to article Thanks to our new friends at ADHDmadeEasy for the link – you can subscribe to their output. I … Continue reading

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Comments

Due to the paucity of real comment, compared with the utter flood of spam, there will be no further comments allowed on articles. Apologies to anyone trying to comment – mail contact@maddchester.com instead and helpful comments will be edited in … Continue reading

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We Say Exhibition

Come along to see what some of the service users of various Manchester charities get up to. If you want to contribute any creative work (carving, drawing, gizmos, welded metal – whatever you do) please bring it along to Thursday’s … Continue reading

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Exhibit Your Arts/Crafts

Our good friends at Lifeshare (a Manchester support organisation for young homeless) are organising an exhibition and they’ve invited us, and several other similar groups, to contribute our arts/crafts. It can be anything – traditional painting,  poetry, carving, film…whatever you … Continue reading

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Hello 2015

New year, same old problems.   The cuts to mental health funding are getting worse and it doesn’t help that there’s more of us year on year (I was here first etc etc). For anyone reading this in Greater Manchester … Continue reading

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UPDATE – latest on Manchester Adult ADHD Clinic

Further to the update below. The Manchester adult ADHD clinic is not accepting new referrals, except emergencies and transitions from CAMHS. I have seen a letter stating that they have so many patients that they can’t treat any more, hence … Continue reading

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Update

Yes, we’re still here – just not posting a lot. For Manchester folk – local news. Salford appears to have lost Dr Tint. I’ll post up news of any replacement or where the Salford patients are going to be referred … Continue reading

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Been Resting

Last week I gave a talk at a disabilities conference. People from all walks (wheelchairs) of life were there, some with high degrees of disability, which is both humbling and inspirational. Being someone with an invisible disability you frequently feel … Continue reading

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