Welcome to our Storytelling for Health Community
A place to find storytelling tips, with a Library for Storytellers to share their work, pick up tall tales & learn from each other's style.
Photos by Cheryl Beer at our Storytelling Training for Foster Carers
Stories for Change has a team of Resident Storytellers who bring with them a wealth of experience in Storytelling & Health. They are delivering bespoke Storytelling & Health training Courses to carers & practitioners as well as those being cared for, and in so doing, are nurturing a growing community of storytelling practitioners in Health & Social Care Settings, thus changing the way storytelling is applied for well being in Wales.
Prue Thimbley is delivering Stoytelling training to adults with Mental Health Needs and the Centre Staff.
Jess Wilson is based at Caswell Clinic and Taith Newydd in Bridgend delivering Storyteller Training to adults with mental health needs in secure and semi-secure settings.
Steve Killick & Nicola Grove are based at St.Paul's in Port Talbot training Foster Carers & Foster Care Professionals as well as running Storytelling Family Days with children in foster care.
Cheryl Beer is Creative Digital Developer responsible for developing e-resources to support the New Storytellers and for evaluating the project.
Daniel Morden has been working with older people composing a storytelling & music project with Oliver Wilson Dickson, which will be launched at Conference.
Feedback from New Storytellers
'Storytelling ~ helps siblings of children