As part of the Mind Your Head campaign, in partnership with the Brunswick Centre, a new Podcast series is available.
The campaign promotes better LGBTQ+ mental health and wellbeing in Calderdale and beyond.
In this series of chats, Malcolm Struthers (hypnotherapist and Mind Your Head project manager) talks to a variety of people related to the campaign. Guests discuss well-being and mental health generally – and provide their own personal perspectives.
24 May 2022
Kate O’Donnell is a transgender performer, activist, and theatre-maker. A proud Happy Valley Pride patron, Kate chats about the impact of the pandemic, dealing with grief, and shares her mental health experiences as well as some useful hints and tips.
17 May 2022
Jenny Wilson is the founder of Irregular Arts and the International Day of Consent. She also graces stages across the Calder Valley as drag character, Mysti Valentine. Queer, pan and bisexual, polyamorous relationship anarchist and single parent, Jenny discusses ADHD, the benefits of counselling, and alternative superpowers!
10 May 2022
Iconic singer / songwriter and Happy Valley Pride patron Horse McDonald, joins us to talk about songwriting inspiration, confidence, and more.
3 May 2022
The first guest is poet and performer Clare Shaw who looks at mental health provision, poetry, regional accents, and more.