February 2017

It’s a marathon, not a sprint – the importance of perseverance

Posted on: 21st February 2017

For many of our members, life can seem like a series of challenges: no sooner have they overcome one obstacle than another one appears in their path. We work to…

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Out of sight isn’t out of mind: the connecting power of remote support

Posted on: 16th February 2017

Each week we provide support to hundreds of our members who come to our specially designed centre in Clerkenwell for service days, service evenings and one-to-one appointments that form part…

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The grim reality of sofa-surfing

Posted on: 9th February 2017

Katherine is head of therapy at Body & Soul, providing members with one-to-one counselling as well as supervising the play therapist, body psychotherapist and family therapist.   Body & Soul’s…

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Members of the Body & Soul community: interns

Posted on: 6th February 2017

As part of the current series of posts giving voice to different members of the Body & Soul community, we turn to a poetic intern: Hiba has been one of…

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Members of the Body & Soul community: staff

Posted on: 2nd February 2017

Ida is a staff member at Body & Soul. As part of our weekly series of posts looking at the different members of the Body & Soul community, she answers some…

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Building friendships out of cardboard

Posted on: 1st February 2017

At the end of last year, we did a post about Body & Soul’s adoption programme, which provides tailored support to children and teenagers who have been adopted and who…

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