Stories

Sleep advice service emotional and mental health Cerebra.

Double Success For Deborah

Kaileigh, who is one of our Sleep Practitioners recently helped Deborah and her daughter Olivia who was experiencing anxiety at ...
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How our Sleep Service helps – Judith’s story

Our family “Our fifteen year old daughter, Rose, has an underdeveloped cerebellum. This affects her muscle coordination, which in turn ...
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Helping Layla get a good night’s sleep

Because of her condition, Layla is also unable to communicate so she can’t explain how she is feeling or tell ...
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Boy with a female carer, smiling.

Lisa on Becoming a Family Research Ambassador

Lisa Reakes Lisa is one of our Family Research Ambassadors. She explains why she got involved and what she does ...
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Graeme and Angus

Born too soon: Claire’s Story

We were going home to enjoy Christmas. I couldn't have imagined for a second what was about to happen... Claire ...
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Joshua’s Transition Part 4 – Direct Payments

This is part 4 in a series of articles that Emma has written for us. You can also read her ...
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Imogen helmet

A Helmet for Imogen

The new helmet being developed by CIC and UWTSD has been made to measure by using high tech equipment to ...
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Mair Elliott, Cerebra the charity for families of children with brain conditions

The long-term effects of unreliable, inconsistent support in CAMHS

Unreliable and inconsistent support from CAMHS "When we discuss the high staff turnover, lack of reliable support, and other issues ...
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Joshua's 18th birthday

Joshua’s Transition: Part 3

Emma tells us about the challenges of transitioning from child to adult services. You can read part one here and part ...
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Joshua's Transition to Adulthood with help from Cerebra.

Joshua’s Transition: Part 2

Emma tells us about the challenges of transitioning from child to adult services. You can read part one here. It ...
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