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Read Write Express – Writing for Wellbeing and Self-awareness
Sat 13 Jul 2024 to Sat 13 Jul 2024
Read Write Express offers writing for wellbeing workshops for adults who wish to explore writing as a means of improving wellbeing, gaining confidence and moving forward with life.

The workshops provide a nurturing and supportive space to experience different writing and other fun, releasing and relaxing exercises to help participants stimulate their creativity and encourage self-awareness. Writing experience is not essential, just a willingness to join in and give it a go.

Writing is optionally shared with the group and participants are encouraged to respond from their own experience of hearing it as opposed to offering a critique. This is the difference between writing for self-development and creative writing for literary development. Writing and voicing writing in this way can be therapeutic but these workshops are not group therapy and participants need to be aware of this when choosing what to write or share.

Next workshop:

Saturday 13 July 2024 - 9.45am to 12.30pm - Developing
The theme of this workshop is Developing. Through images, reading and discussing written resource/s, writing (word-painting) and sharing, participants can reflect upon their own process of development and what been involved in that as well as contemplating the changes that have been taking place and how these are integrated. For this workshop you will need a notebook and pen. To book, click here.

See website for further details.

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