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Break the Barriers; Girls and Sports
A recent study has identified that self-belief, concerns about body image and a sense of not belonging are factors that affect teenage girls engagement in sport.
Why conversations can be hard
For some people the prospect of having to isolate or be in lockdown is a nightmare, however for others it has been a relief. Not having to leave the house and engage in social situations can provide respite from feelings of anxiety or stress. Social anxiety Social situations can create anxiety for a range of… Continue reading Why conversations can be hard
Boost your sleep with Occupational Therapy
Getting the right amount of good quality sleep helps us with occupational participation and performance. Sleep gives us the energy we need to function in our day to day lives. Occupational Therapists can help with sleep difficulties.
All you need to know about Occupational Therapy
Many people think of Occupational Therapy in relation to seating or housing adaptations. However, it is a really diverse profession. Find out more here.
Why can’t I get things done?
Executive skills help us to plan and organise ourselves to achieve our goals. Occupational Therapists can help overcome challenges in executive functioning.