Real Talk: Storytelling for Mental Wellbeing @ Scottish Storytelling Centre, Edinburgh [14 October]

Real Talk: Storytelling for Mental Wellbeing


449
14
October
19:30 - 22:30

 Facebook event page
Scottish Storytelling Centre
43-45 High Street, EH1 1SR Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Real Talk is back for the Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival 2017!

Join us for an evening of personal storytelling centred around mental health. You will hear real stories crafted by real people and have an opportunity to be a part of an informal Q&A with the speakers after.

Real Talk aims to cultivate connection and compassion through conversation about mental ill health. Together we can reduce stigma and embrace the complexity of being human.

Check out a wee informational video here: youtu.be/9wvskv5Lhr4

Audience feedback includes: «Mental health has always been close to my heart having personal experieces with it myself. It was a beautiful reminder of how human we all are, even complete strangers.»

«Unexpectedly enlightening. I was in awe at how brave people were in sharing their stories and I was surprised that everyone led everyday lives.»

All speakers are empowered with two storycrafting workshops beforehand, free of charge. If you have a story waiting to be told and are interested in being a speaker at this event please get in touch at [email protected] or register for more info here: goo.gl/forms/MoY3hwu0VmY3VOHp1
Discussion
image
Only registered users may comment.
Pass a quick registration or authorization.

Upcoming events @ Scottish Storytelling Centre:

The Storytelling Machine - theatre performance
Scottish Storytelling Centre
SOLD OUT Mixing The Magic: Polish Folktales
Scottish Storytelling Centre
Ubongo KIDS | Children animation at AiM2017
Scottish Storytelling Centre
Togail Nàisean/ Building a Nation
Scottish Storytelling Centre
Aisling Oidhche Meadhan Samhraidh/ Midsummer Night’s Dream
Scottish Storytelling Centre
6 Feet, 3 Shoes - Scottish Storytelling Centre
Scottish Storytelling Centre
Exploring Percussive Dance
Scottish Storytelling Centre

The most anticipated events in Edinburgh :

Festival of The Dead Comes To Edinburgh
Cav Edinburgh
The Giant Lanterns of China - 1 Dec 2017 - 25 Feb 2018
Edinburgh Zoo
Firework Night - Edinburgh
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Limited Tickets : elrow Edinburgh - Halloween Haunted House!
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Fire & Ice Fireworks & Bonfire NIght
Hopetoun
Samhuinn Fire Festival 2017
Royal Mile, Edinburgh, EH1 2, United Kingdom
Edinburgh Vintage Kilo Sale
The Out of the Blue Drill Hall
HP - Movie Marathon Free Entry
The Three Sisters - Edinburgh
Queens of the Stone Age
Usher Hall
The most popular events in your news feed!