Blog – In conversation

'In conversation' is a blog where CNWL staff share their opinions

  • Dating Apps Leading to Increased STI Numbers

    Popular dating apps have been contributing to growing rates of STIs in the UK, according to the British Association for Sexual Health and HIV. Sexual health experts are now trying to encourage dating app publishers to implement more safe sex features in their software, and encourage safe sex practices amongst their users. Some apps have […]

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  • STIs at University

    Sex is central to many students’ university experience, making the most of new found freedom and the chance to meet huge numbers of new people. However, this increase in sexual activity coupled with the naivety of youth means that students are some of the nation’s most at-risk individuals of STI infection. Whilst the majority of […]

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  • Supporting patients with music therapy

    I work for the Trust two days a week as a Music Therapist providing open groups and some individual sessions across the Triage ward and three treatment wards at St Charles Mental Health Centre. Music Therapy on an inpatient ward offers a space for patients to explore the variety of instruments available or use their […]

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