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Mental Health Awareness Day – 10th October 2018

Today THOMAS reflects with colleagues throughout the world on World Mental Health Day, a day in which we promote the importance of mental health education, awareness and advocacy.  In THOMAS we are increasingly witnessing on a day to day basis the problems of mental and the struggle people face with overburden services. Mental health helplines Whether [...]

By | October 10th, 2018|Case Study|0 Comments

Listen Learn Know

A Dynamic Intelligence Learning Programme is launched within THOMAS, combining social learning, the 12 steps concept and cognition. The aim is to measure more effectively how we can work with behavioural change.

By | October 6th, 2018|Case Study, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Our New Recovery House Opens

  Today we officially opened our new Recovery House in Salford. Our next locations are Trafford and Bolton with the Achieve Partnership.

By | October 4th, 2018|Case Study|0 Comments

Let’s build that bridge between educational & occupational psychology within a therapeutic dynamic.

James McCartney Executive Director The  bridge between educational research on learning and therapy needs further expansion.  Learning is a life-long discovery. We are born to learn. Yet for some people adjustment to an ever-changing environment can become a difficult reality.  The earliest approaches to psychology were philosophical. That focus on introspection now deemed reflection [...]

By | May 8th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Homelessness – A Problem Getting Worse

  Reverend James McCartney -  Executive Director Increasing numbers of people are drifting onto the streets of the UK, homeless. In England there were 88,410 homeless households that applied for homeless assistance between April 2016 and March 2017 (NAO, 2017). The most recent National Audit Office findings show a 60% increase, with people in temporary accommodation, since [...]

By | October 3rd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

“THOMAS WORKS” Gains Recognition

    THOMAS was delighted to be awarded the Selnet’s Enterprise in Society Award in the Enabling Ability Award category. This was a welcome response to the hard work the project is undertaking in Blackburn and Salford, with a Big Lottery Fund grant, enabling our service users and former service users to gain important practical  skills [...]

By | October 3rd, 2017|Case Study|0 Comments