Welcome to Healthy Minds Stoke-on-Trent

Healthy Minds Stoke-on-Trent is a service for any person 18 years and over experiencing anxiety, depression or stress .

The service is a partnership between North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare (NHS Trust), North Staffs Mind and Changes Health & Wellbeing providing access to evidence-based psychological therapies recommended by the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) for the following common mental health problems such as:

> Anxiety > Depression > Stress > OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder) > PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) > Panic Attacks > Phobias

View The Healthy Minds Stoke-on-Trent IAPT Service video here...

Big White Wall

North Staffordshire residents going through a tough time or struggling with mental health issues can now get free online support. Big White Wall is available to North Staffordshire residents aged 16+. The service is designed to help patients get support, take control and feel better. It provides 24/7 peer and professional support (with trained counsellors online at all times), plus a range of wellbeing tools to help people self-manage. This service is safe and anonymous, so no one will know you have chosen to use it unless you tell them. 70% of members reported feeling better as a result of joining BWW, and 46% shared something for the first time. One member commented: “It’s great here to just say what you feel and think without judgement, that’s helped me loads as I’ve always kept a brave face for the last few years with my depression and anxiety. It’s great to be among people who know exactly how you feel!” Whatever you’re going through, BWW is there to help. Ask your Healthcare Professional about www.bigwhitewall.com today. If you’d like to see more about how the service works, you can watch this short film:

View Big White Wall video here...