Hallucinations and hearing voices

34 services from 10 providers and 2 apps

Welcome to Mind's Psychosis self-help page. Here we explore what psychosis is, what causes it, treatment and support available and provide advice for family and friends.

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We support people in Bradford to have their say about the things that matter to them. Our team will support you to be heard, to understand your rights, choices and options, and to make your own decisions. This service provides IMHA for people who need support with their rights under the mental health act. Please contact us for more details.

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* Sadly, we cannot offer our full wellbeing service during the coronavirus outbreak because of public health restrictions. Wellbeing groups are temporarily cancelled but we are working on new ways of delivering extra support to our clients. Telephone support is available through Guide-Line on 01274 594594. * A 12-week course in a small group which will help you identify triggers and wellness tools to help you overcome your personal mental health issues. Talk to one of our practitioners to see if it could help you by calling 01274 730815 or e-mail admin@mindinbradford.org.uk. Booking required.

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Crisis support – for people over 16, who are in severe mental distress or crisis.

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* Sadly, we cannot offer our full wellbeing service during the coronavirus outbreak because of public health restrictions. Wellbeing groups are temporarily cancelled but we are working on new ways of delivering extra support to our clients. Telephone support is available through Guide-Line on 01274 594594. * A small, friendly and supportive group where you can share your experiences and learn new techniques to improve your wellbeing and mental health.

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* Sadly, we cannot offer our full wellbeing service during the coronavirus outbreak because of public health restrictions. Wellbeing groups are temporarily cancelled but we are working on new ways of delivering extra support to our clients. Telephone support is available through Guide-Line on 01274 594594. * Each week we look at one of national Mind's guides to expand our awareness and discover new self help techniques. Open to everyone who has attended one of our Welcome Groups.

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* Sadly, we cannot offer our full wellbeing service during the coronavirus outbreak because of public health restrictions. Wellbeing groups are temporarily cancelled but we are working on new ways of delivering extra support to our clients. Telephone support is available through Guide-Line on 01274 594594. * A small, friendly and supportive group for men where you can share your experiences and learn new techniques to improve your wellbeing and mental health.

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* Our 1:1 support is currently being offered over the phone because of restrictions during the coronavirus outbreak. You can still book an appointment to speak to one of our recovery workers by contacting your own GP receptionist and asking for an appointment with a Mind recovery worker in Extended Access.* Mind in Bradford offers one-to-one support at three GP surgeries in Bradford. These appointments can be a first step to seeking help for your own mental health problems or those of a family member. We have separate recovery workers for young people aged between 11-25 and adults. You do not need to have a diagnosis or be referred by your own GP. To make an appointment, contact your own GP receptionist and ask to see a Mind Recovery Worker in Extended Access. Appointments are available between 6.30pm and 9.30pm at the following surgeries: Shipley Medical Centre on Wednesdays & Fridays The Ridge Medical Practice on Mondays and Tuesdays Picton Medical Centre on Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays

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Round the clock support for anyone in Bradford, Airedale, Wharfedale or Craven experiencing a mental health crisis. You do not have to have used any mental health services before to contact us. Give us a call and talk to our trained telecoaches. Open to all ages.

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We support people in Bradford to have their say about the things that matter to them. Our team will support you to be heard, to understand your rights, choices and options, and to make your own decisions. We provide free and independent advocacy and user involvement services. If you have been assessed as ‘lacking capacity’ to make specific decisions about yourself, particularly your care or long term accommodation, you could get support from an advocate. Please contact us to find out more.

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* Sadly, we cannot offer our full wellbeing service during the coronavirus outbreak because of public health restrictions. Wellbeing groups are temporarily cancelled but we are working on new ways of delivering extra support to our clients. Telephone support is available through Guide-Line on 01274 594594. * Mind in Bradford runs free wellbeing groups designed to support you and help you on the road to recovery. They are a mix of therapeutic, recovery and social activities, ranging from singing and tribal drumming to peer support group and wellness programmes. You don't need a diagnosis or referral to attend, just book onto a Welcome Group to find out more by calling 01274 730815 or e-mail admin@mindinbradford.org.uk.

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Welcome to Mind's Schizophrenia self-help guide. Here we will explore what schizophrenia it, what causes it, treatment and support available and provide advice for family and friends.

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* Our Maastricht Interview service is being provided over the phone during the coronavirus outbreak. Our waiting list is currently closed. * Mind in Bradford is one of the few centres to offer The Maastricht Interview - an innovative way of helping people who experience hearing voices. This semi-structured questionnaire has been designed by people who hear voices and mental health professionals and looks back at past experiences to help you come up with personal coping strategies. No diagnosis or referral is needed. Just contact our friendly team for an informal chat on 01274 730815, Monday-Friday between 9am and 5pm or e-mail admin@mindinbradford.org.uk. There may be a waiting list depending on demand.

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* Sadly, we cannot offer our full wellbeing service during the coronavirus outbreak because of public health restrictions. Wellbeing groups are temporarily cancelled but we are working on new ways of delivering extra support to our clients. Telephone support is available through Guide-Line on 01274 594594. * Our social zones are welcoming, safe places where you can meet new friends and share experiences and advice in a supportive, non-judgmental environment. They are open to all who have registered for one of our Welcome Groups.

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* Sadly, we cannot offer our full wellbeing service during the coronavirus outbreak because of public health restrictions. Wellbeing groups are temporarily cancelled but we are working on new ways of delivering extra support to our clients. Telephone support is available through Guide-Line on 01274 594594. * A peer-led support session for people who experience hearing voices to help understand and find practical strategies to deal with them. The group aims to help voice hearers increase self-esteem, improve their relationships with their voices, feel less controlled by their pasts and the associated voices, and to build a supportive network of people who understand first-hand what they are going through. Open to anyone who has registered at a Mind in Bradford Welcome Group.

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* Our evening crisis service, The Sanctuary, is currently provided by telephone because of restrictions arising from the coronavirus outbreak. We can still help and support you over the phone. Referral is through First Response on 01274 221181. * The Sanctuary offers a calm, safe space for those experiencing mental distress. It provides practical and emotional support and can be an alternative to hospital admission. The service is operated by Mind in Bradford and is available between 6pm and 1am every day to those people in Bradford and Craven aged 16+. Referral is through First Response on 01274 221181.

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YMCA Shaping Spaces is a Wellbeing programme for 16-25 year olds who feel, or are at risk of becoming, anxious, down or alone. We go out into nature and spend time walking, lighting fires and doing activities in beautiful green spaces. The programme will be particularly beneficial to people who spend a lot of time indoors and would like to get out and about and socialise. You will be warmly welcomed into our small group.

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Welcome to our Therapies self-help guide. Here we share information on a range of therapies to help you make an informed decision.

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Elefriends is a safe, online community run by Mind, the mental health charity. Here you will find support, friendship and a place to share. www.elefriends.org.uk

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* Sadly, we cannot offer our full wellbeing service during the coronavirus outbreak because of public health restrictions. Wellbeing groups are temporarily cancelled but we are working on new ways of delivering extra support to our clients. Telephone support is available through Guide-Line on 01274 594594. * A small, friendly and supportive group for women where you can share your experiences and learn new techniques to improve your wellbeing and mental health.

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Social care teams in the local authority have a duty to make sure that people are fully involved in understanding and making decisions about the care and support they need. For people who will find it very hard to be fully involved in the care process, independent advocacy is available.

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* Our 1:1 support is currently being offered over the phone because of restrictions during the coronavirus outbreak. You can still book an appointment to speak to one of our recovery workers by contacting your own GP receptionist and asking for an appointment with a Mind recovery worker in Extended Access.* Mind in Bradford offers one-to-one support at three GP surgeries in Bradford. These appointments can be a first step to seeking help for your own mental health problems or those of a family member. We have separate recovery workers for young people aged between 11-25 and adults. You do not need to have a diagnosis or be referred by your own GP. To make an appointment, contact your own GP receptionist and ask to see a Mind Recovery Worker in Extended Access. Appointments are available between 6.30pm and 9.30pm at the following surgeries: Shipley Medical Centre on Wednesdays & Fridays The Ridge Medical Practice on Mondays and Tuesdays Picton Medical Centre on Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays

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Counselling for parents/carers affected by mental health issues impacting on relationships.

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* Sadly, we cannot offer our full wellbeing service during the coronavirus outbreak because of public health restrictions. Wellbeing groups are temporarily cancelled but we are working on new ways of delivering extra support to our clients. Telephone support is available through Guide-Line on 01274 594594. If you would like to write about your experience of mental health during the coronavirus outbreak, you can contact us on communications@mindinbradford.org.uk * A monthly mental health media group giving you the chance to make your voice heard. Run by journalists, you will also have the opportunity to write for Mind in Bradford's client-led newsletter and blog. Open to anyone who has registered at one of our Welcome Groups. Runs on the first Tuesday of each month.

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Welcome to the Mind Hearing Voices self-help guide. In this section, we will explore what voices are, who hears them and how to cope if they are a problem.

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Weekly support group for women under the care of secondary services (CMHT)

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We provide a one to one emotional support service. This can be delivered during a home visit at the clients home address or in Sharing Voices offices, or even another location that supports your needs. This is confidential service and we support a range of issues including Depresssion, Anxiety, Panic, Psychosis and range of other diagnosis.

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Note: The service is currently operating in line with Government guidelines during the Covid-19 outbreak. All staff are currently offering telephone support and details can be found via our usual telephone number. The Community Support Agency (CSA) aims to improve or maintain good mental health and wellbeing by offering support in your own home. We provide support to people aged 16 or over, whether single, a couple or a family, who have severe and enduring mental health problems and are supported via a Community Mental Health team. The service takes a recovery-based approach, working to equipping you with skills and build resilience to live a fulfilled and independent life. We aim to help you address your needs within six months. ### At the CSA we can offer a wide range of support. These can include the following: - Assistance with identifying support needs - Assistance with finding, setting up and maintaining a home or tenancy - Assistance with maximising welfare benefits income, dealing with debt and financial issues - Advocacy and liaison with other relevant services - Support in accessing physical and mental health services - Support in accessing training, education, employment or volunteering opportunities - Emotional support during stressful times/times of crisis to try and prevent loss of accommodation through inability to cope - Encouragement and assistance to re-establish and maintain support networks - Ensuring contact is made with utility services and seeing that bills are dealt with effectively - Assistance with establishing personal safety and security and advice on home maintenance and self-care - Encouragement to develop skills and confidence around budgeting, cooking, shopping etc. independently - Encouragement to become more widely involved in community activities and to establish and maintain support networks where appropriate - Providing timely support designed to reduce stress at times of crisis and prevent homelessness and institutionalisation

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Guide-Line is a confidential telephone support service which offers mental health advice and information between 12pm and 9pm every day. Lines are open to anyone aged 18+ who feels in need of help or who is worried about a loved one. It is not a counselling or therapy service but speaking to one of our workers could help you stay well, build resilience and find out what support is available locally. All calls are confidential unless we feel there is an immediate risk to you or someone else. Urdu and Punjabi speakers can be requested.

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* Sadly, we cannot offer our full wellbeing service during the coronavirus outbreak because of public health restrictions. Wellbeing groups are temporarily cancelled but we are working on new ways of delivering extra support to our clients. Telephone support is available through Guide-Line on 01274 594594. * Our social zones are safe places where you can socialise, share experiences and swap advice in a supportive, non-judgmental environment. Open to all who have registered at one of our Welcome Groups.

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Welcome to Mind's Personality Disorders self-help guide. Here we explore what personality disorders are, possible causes and how you can access support and treatment. We also share guidance for family and friends and tips for helping yourself.

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* Our 1:1 support is currently being offered over the phone because of restrictions during the coronavirus outbreak. You can still book an appointment to speak to one of our recovery workers by contacting your own GP receptionist and asking for an appointment with a Mind recovery worker in Extended Access.* Mind in Bradford offers one-to-one support at three GP surgeries in Bradford. These appointments can be a first step to seeking help for your own mental health problems or those of a family member. We have separate recovery workers for young people aged between 11-25 and adults. You do not need to have a diagnosis or be referred by your own GP. To make an appointment, contact your own GP receptionist and ask to see a Mind Recovery Worker in Extended Access. Appointments are available between 6.30pm and 9.30pm at the following surgeries: Shipley Medical Centre on Wednesdays & Fridays The Ridge Medical Practice on Mondays and Tuesdays Picton Medical Centre on Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays

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* Sadly, we cannot offer our full wellbeing service during the coronavirus outbreak because of public health restrictions. Wellbeing groups are temporarily cancelled but we are working on new ways of delivering extra support to our clients. Telephone support is available through Guide-Line on 01274 594594. * An informal group led by a wellbeing practitioner which offers ongoing support for those who have completed one of our WRAP (Wellness Recovery Action Planning) courses.

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Living life to the full is a course for low mood, anxiety and other common difficulties. The course covers lots of practical things to help you tackle stress and low mood. It's based on Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) which looks at how what you think effects how you feel and behave.

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Hub of Hope believes that no matter what you're going through, you shouldn't have to do it alone. Find services local to you using geolocation technology. The stigma associated with mental health can make it difficult to talk about, however there are services out there with people who understand and are ready to help.

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Hub of Hope believes that no matter what you're going through, you shouldn't have to do it alone. Find services local to you using geolocation technology. The stigma associated with mental health can make it difficult to talk about, however there are services out there with people who understand and are ready to help.

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