Posts tagged with ‘Disability December’

Dementia Day-to-Day: one year on

In November 2015, the Institute of Mental Health and the School of English launched Dementia Day-to-Day […]

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Abnormally funny people – comedy and Q&A

Abnormally Funny People is a group of gifted stand-up comedians strutting their funny stuff. All but one of them is disabled. They are all very, very, very funny people.

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In conversation with Paralympic swimmer Charlotte Henshaw

Join the People and Culture Team for this event, in conversation with Charlotte Henshaw. Charlotte has been on the British Para-Swimming Team for almost ten years and has won medals at every level of competition including silver at the Paralympics in London.

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Disability December

During December the University will be hosting a series of events which focus on raising awareness […]

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A journey through anxiety

Join us for ‘A journey through anxiety’, in which Jacqueline Crockford and Claire Henson share their conversation on living with anxiety.

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Still Alice screening

Join us for a screening of Still Alice, the 2014 film starring Julianne Moore based on Lisa Genova’s 2007 bestselling novel. The film will be accompanied by a discussion with Professor Justine Schneider, PhD candidate Emily Cousins and Dr Lysia Teo, who will be discussing the Dementia Friendly University project.

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In your head: spoken word expression of mental health

Come along to ‘In your head: spoken word expression of mental health’ in partnership with Rough Trade, featuring Jess Green, Eagle Spits and other performers.

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