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What is Dialectical Behaviour Therapy?

Posted on: 12th April 2017

The Body & Soul model of care uses Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) to help members regulate their emotions and focus on goal-orientated behaviours. Here Ida, who is responsible for the…

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HIV, breastfeeding and formula milk

Posted on: 3rd April 2017

Over a year ago a donation of formula milk originally bound for HIV positive mothers in the Middle East made its way to Body & Soul. We were struck by the…

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Volunteering at Beyond Boundaries

Posted on: 23rd March 2017

Recently we had a post from Zoe, head of the Beyond Boundaries service, about the importance of remote support at Body & Soul. Today Leilah*, one of the Beyond Boundaries…

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The links between HIV and suicide

Posted on: 8th March 2017

Body & Soul is about to launch its new programme supporting young people who have attempted suicide. There is a clear rationale behind the decision to expand our support services…

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Coaching for the Future

Posted on: 8th March 2017

Maximising productivity is one of the key impact areas we focus on in our work with members. In other words, we use a solutions-focused approach to support our members to…

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