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Testimonials

Hear what our patients have to say...

Danielle thanks the TALKWORKS Perinatal Team

We spoke to Danielle, a twenty nine year old expectant parent, living in Devon.
She shared with us the difficulties she experienced when she fell pregnant, and how accessing TALKWORKS helped her.

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James shares his experience using TALKWORKS

James contacted TALKWORKS when he was struggling with OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder). Through regular sessions with one of our therapists, he has managed to deal with his anxieties and get back on track.

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Debby thanks TALKWORKS

It can be so hard to speak about what you're going through, but it can also help you to feel better and get back on track.
Debby shares her experiences of how talking to TALKWORKS has made a difference to her life.

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LB shares how TALKWORKS has made a difference to her life

Former TALKWORKS service user LB reached out to us when she was experiencing panic attacks and increased anxiety. She opened up to us about why she reached out to TALKWORKS, and how talking therapy has made a difference to her life.

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Jonathan thanks TALKWORKS

Jonathan spoke to us about how the coronavirus pandemic impacted on his mental health. He discussed his experiences of feeling increasingly more withdrawn, and how reaching out to TALKWORKS helped him.

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Kat thanks TALKWORKS for helping her

TALKWORKS helps people of all different backgrounds. We spoke to Kat (aged 60) who shares with us how receiving help from TALKWORKS has enabled her to get through a really tough period in her life.

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Richard credits TALKWORKS for getting his life back on track

Richard reached out to TALKWORKS when he experienced feelings of hopeless and anxiety, following the loss of his wife. Through being listened to and support by our therapists, Richard was able to start over and get his life back on track.

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80 year old TW thanks TALKWORKS for helping her recovery

We spoke to TW who opened up about her recovery from a heart attack and what made her reach out to TALKWORKS. In her testimonial, she talks about how accessing therapy has helped her to feel motivated again.

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Peter thanks his TALKWORKS therapist for helping with his insomnia

Peter accessed support from TALKWORKS when he was experiencing sleep difficulties. He opens up about how talking through his problems with one of our therapists helped to change his relationship with sleep.

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Paul thanks TALKWORKS for helping to improve his prolonged low mood

Paul decided to explore his options to help improve his prolonged low mood. After initially trying medication, he reached out to TALKWORKS for support. He shares how the service has helped him to manage the impact of living with chronic pain and avoid entering a downward spiral.

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Ali shares how TALKWORKS helped her to challenge her thoughts and feel happier

Before accessing TALKWORKS, Ali was experiencing symptoms of both depression and anxiety, which impacted her sleep. Through using cognitive behavioural therapy and reframing her thoughts, she has started to feel like her old self once again.

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Hannah thanks TALKWORKS for helping her to prioritise her mental health

Hannah received treatment from TALKWORKS after realising she was burnt out. Through accessing support and regular therapy sessions, she was able gain a better understanding of how she was feeling and has been able to feel more like herself again.

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