I have the TimeHop app on my phone which updates every day to show me any posts on social media or photos I took ‘on this day’ however many years ago. And today I got a notification saying that a year ago today, I was starting the first day of my first ever clinical placement!… Continue reading Clinical Placement – 1 year on
*Before you begin reading, this is a little note to warn you that this post is about mental health and suicide, and contains content that can be quite upsetting to read (it isn’t anything too graphic) but I totally understand if you would prefer not to read. I would encourage you to read it, as it… Continue reading Those Who Matter, Don’t Mind
My modified lunch today was ‘tuna mayo jacket potato’… this is how it turned out! Despite how it looks, I actually quite enjoyed it & I can recommend seasoning mash to make it less boring. I wanted this week to be about trying ‘normal’ meals that I typically enjoy for lunch, and thinking about how… Continue reading Just Blend It – lunch on day 2
Today I ate: Porridge for breakfast Tomato Soup for lunch Cottage Pie and Peas for tea Yoghurt for a snack I have definitely realised today that it is important to plan meals in advance (hence why the cottage pie is NOT a correct consistency as it was extremely hard to blend the meat!). I’ve… Continue reading Just Blend It Challenge – Day 1
*I haven’t posted since November, and there are so many half-written blog posts that I intended to finish and never have (blame the busy timetable of being a 2nd year speech therapy student!), so a lot more content should be getting posted during summer, about my second year of studying speech therapy* But this blog… Continue reading Just Blend It Challenge!
Second year at uni on my Speech and Language Therapy degree is absolutely flying by! This coming Tuesday will be my 7th week of clinical placement, which I attend on a day release basis for 10 weeks. I am LOVING my placement. I am working with a client group I haven’t had much experience with… Continue reading Second Year SLT Placement
After watching the BBC documentary ‘Life After Suicide’ a few evenings ago, I have found the confidence within myself to publish my thoughts on this issue. I want to say a MASSIVE thank you to the team of people who worked to put that documentary together; it really helped to watch and I feel it… Continue reading REMOVE THE STIGMA