Charlotte’s Week!

Hello everyone, I trust you are staying well, and being careful in this lovely weather we are having at the moment? As more news is being announced daily it seems we can almost see the light at the end of the tunnel, which brings me hope. I’ve found lockdown quite hard. While I am safe, […]

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Vickie Reviews the Pocketcoach App

Hello everyone. It feels like it’s been a long time since I gave you an update on what I’ve been up to here at the SUN Network. So, what have I been doing? Well, part of my job here is running the all ages part of Keep Your Head, and over the last few weeks […]

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KC’s Blog: Learning & Caring about Intravenous Drug Use

KC’s Blog: Learning & Caring about Intravenous Drug Use I was privileged to listen to a local expert on harm minimization tell me some of what he’s learned in several decades working in this field. As someone new to this part of the addiction world, this was a harrowing for me.  The technicalities of how […]

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Anne’s Week!

Hello everyone. It has been a while since I have written and I have missed sharing what I have been up to with everyone. Everyone’s focus at the moment is on covid-19 and that is understandable as it has caused such disruption and has affected every single persons’ life in the UK and millions around […]

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Kim Reviews Mental Health Apps

The SUN Network asked Kim Laidler to share her reviews of mental health apps and services that she had recently accessed so that we could share those views to help others that may be thinking about using these apps. Kim (pictured) kindly shared the following reviews on Feeling Good, Calm Harm, Blurt, Qwell and the […]

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KC’s Week: dopamine & addiction

Learning about addiction, I found a video that explains how our brains and dopamine work together to repeat behaviours.   Some of these are needed (like eating and procreating) but one way to see addiction is when this perfectly normal neurological process has been hijacked.   The video below names the specific parts of the brain, […]

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