Client Stories

We’ve found that one of the best ways for you to learn about what we do…is from our clients themselves. Here you will find plenty of information about our client’s experiences of group therapy, the recovery journey and much more.

Psychodrama & Struggling With Conflict

Psychodrama & Struggling With Conflict

Psychodrama & Struggling With Conflict

Chrissy reflects on her powerful experience in Psychodrama group… I remember my first psychodrama session clearly. It was very small, consisting of only our therapist and two of us. I had binged the night before and I remember feeling so scared, lost and desperate- my eating disorder’s hateful thoughts about my body and the physical pain seemed impossible to escape …

My Journey Through Movement

My Journey Through Movement

My Journey Through Movement

  Marlie shares her inspiring journey with Movement group… When I first joined the clinic in January I was totally consumed by my eating disorder and in a constant state of anger, fear, panic and paranoia. In fact my emotions were so intense during this time that I now hardly remember individual days or groups – it just seems a …

Words from Mille 2

Words from Mille 2

Words from Mille 2

If you can’t remember how it feels, You can’t find it in a box, or in the sky or the sea.   It’s always hear, deep inside of you and me. It’s not finding, it was never lost, but drowned out, by belief.   Sit, listen, feel, and allow it to come out, and fill you with warmth and coolness, …

Words from Mille

Words from Mille

Words from Mille

Mille has recently found expression through poetry. She kindly shares one of her first poems… This part, is the hardest part. To come face to face with the reality of my history. To begin to accept accepting it. To let go of holding on and to what has been. My experience. Trying to find, a voice inside, that’s kind. To …

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Endings

Endings

Endings

Alex shares her thoughts in the run up to her graduation… As I write this blog post, I’m at a train station. I wanted to write it here because train stations have always fascinated me. I enjoy people-watching, especially at airports and stations where people are often saying goodbyes. They are places where endings are happening all around, and I …

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5 Years

5 Years

5 Years

It is always around October time, when I feel the first coldness in the air and the leaves starting to fall that, the clear sunny days that I remember. It is that change in season that takes me back and maybe always will do to a life changing experience that will always stay in my mind. It is now with …