Salma Khalid

Salma has a special interest in working across difference and culture particlarly in relation to spirituality. Within her role as Emotional Wellbeing Practitioner Salma is keen to share her skills and work within the field of arts and wellbeing and contribute to journeys of recovery and healing.

Salma has an interest in writing poetry inspired by people nature and spirituality. Salma has developed training and awareness raising courses around mental Health and well-being and delivered theses through creative writing, poetry, storytelling, psycho education, mindfulness and meditation across groups within the Art for wellbeing project.

In addition to working as a psychotherapist in private practice Salma provides emotonal support, psycotherapeutic skills and assessment skills when working with groups and ndividuals accessing various Cartwheel projecs and groups. Salma is competent in speaking Urdu, Punjabi, and Pushto.

Salma works in both private practice and with several organisations. These include Cartwheel Arts, Early break, Drug and Alchol Service for children and Young people. The rory Peck Foundation. (Supporting freelance journalists worldwide ) FD consultants (Psychosocial support and Trauma Specialist Services) and VESTA (specialist family support service). She is also a poet and has integrates poetry into her work through creative writing and meditation.

Art for Wellbeing 24 January 2019
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IMPACT: Reaching Out is an Art for Wellbeing conference focusing on using creativity to achieve meaningful engagement and positive mental wellbeing outcomes. 

Aimed at health professionals, arts organisations, third sector partners and the education sector, delegates will take part in inspirational workshops and presentations for a unique and immersive experience.

Art & Soul are Listening
Art & Soul are Listening
Our first full Art for Wellbeing project after being locked down and out of the community. Art & Soul took on a challenging and inspiring project that focussed on Listening. Art & Soul Goes Digital
Art & Soul Goes Digital
A five-week pilot project using technology as the basis of an Art for Wellbeing course. Working with Julia Roy-Williams from WONDERHAUS as a special guest artist. Women & Textiles in Deeplish
Women & Textiles in Deeplish
Our first Art for Wellbeing course delivered in Deeplish Community Centre over 10 weeks has lead to a communal tapestry and two exhibitions! Wellbeing Dominoes
Wellbeing Dominoes
Wellbeing Dominoes is a resource, designed to support and enhance Wellbeing through creative activity and group work. “very accessible and thought provoking” Postal Projects
Postal Projects
Creative activities and materials sent direct to your door with complimentary wellbeing phone calls to re-create our Art for Wellbeing projects at home... "a fun and challenging art project that's different every week".

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