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Censorship, or Duty of Care? “Little Feet”, Blogging on an Acute Mental Health Inpatients Ward.

This blog is inspired by a post I have read today by @Chaosandcontrol, who blogs as Little Feet. Please do read the original post and comments in their entirety, and excuse me for quoting from it in addition. Here, Little

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Posted in Blogging, Inpatient Services, PTSD, Recovery, Reflection, Risk, Social Media, Society, Web 2.0

Blogs for Breakfast, #blogsforbreakfast at the #loveartsleeds Festival

I am very excited to say that I am a pannelist at Blogs for Breakfast, on Thursday 13th October in Leeds, an event which is part of the Love Arts Leeds Festival. The purpose of this event is to …debate

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Posted in Blogging, Conditions in Mental Health, Digital Inclusion, Google+, Physical disability, QR Codes, Second Life, Social Media, Stigma, Twitter, Uncategorized, Web 2.0

Social Media and the Medical Profession

I have followed with interest an excellent reflective post by Anne-Marie Cunningham, who wrote about some “overheard” Tweets from doctors, who were using language that some people could be offended by. “The terms used were ‘labia ward’ and ‘birthing sheds’

Posted in Blogging, Evidence based practice, Facebook, Reflection, Social Media, Social Media, Stigma, Twitter, Uncategorized

Excuse me, I think I just did a MOOC.

I stumbled across this description of a MOOC when reading this OT blog last week. Blimey. I thought. That’s what I’ve been looking for. In fact, that’s what I’ve been doing! In fact, I haven’t. Not by a long chalk.

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Posted in Blogging, Digital Inclusion, Evidence based practice, Facebook, Learning Disabilities, Occupational Therapy, Physical disability, Reflection, Social Inclusion, Social Media, Social Phobia, Stigma, Web 2.0

I'm an OT called Claire. I write about health, particularly mental health, and also about Social Media and Web 2.0 technology. I am particularly interested where these two fields overlap.
I believe that we all hold the potential for Recovery- let's grow together.

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