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The Importance of Setting Goals

Goal setting can be more effective than we think. A quote from an expert on the subject, Philanthropist and Author Tony Robbins said, “setting goals is the first step of turning the invisible into the visible”, a great description in my opinion. Following are five other reasons that goal setting is important. 1. Goals help…

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Innovative visual and tactile stimulation

  Jill Wheeler (mother of Dr. Nicola Wheeler, Clinical Psychologist), makes twiddle muffs for service users at Hunters Moor Neurological Rehabilitation Centre in Birmingham to provide visual and tactile stimulation. Each twiddle muff is unique in terms of the colours used and the items sewn on the outside and inside of the muff, which provide…

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The Olive Carter Unit

The Olive Carter Unit, a 10-bedded registered mental health hospital, is located at Christchurch Group’s Hunters Moor site in Birmingham. It is a specialist neurobehavioural unit caring for service users with complex presentations and needs (including those who are very distressed and displaying high levels of challenging behaviours) and service users who are detained under…

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Christchurch Group are announced as Healthcare Outcomes Finalists at LaingBuisson Awards 2019

Christchurch Group are proud to announce they have been selected as Healthcare Outcomes Finalists for this years LaingBuisson Awards.  Our holistic rehabilitation assessment and treatment programmes enable service users to achieve their full potential; our outstanding outcomes are testimony to the effectiveness of specialist Neurorehabilitation. Full Story Here

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Residents at Orchard House find a new Buddy

Buddy, a 10-week-old border collie, is becoming a familiar face among our residents and staff at Orchard House Neurological Rehabilitation centre, in Oxfordshire. Visiting five days a week with his owner Alex, who is the Registered Manager of the centre, he is the first dog to attend the rehabilitation centre and is undergoing training to…

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Orchard House celebrates Outstanding CQC rating

  Our Orchard House service, based in Oxfordshire, has been rated ‘Outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). Opened in 2014, Orchard House provides specialist community-based transitional rehabilitation in the village of Harwell with accommodation for 9 residents. Inspectors praised the service for its exceptional care, its strong, values-led leadership and their person-centered approach displayed…

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Christchurch Group announced as finalists in Health Investor Awards

  We are proud to announce that Christchurch Group is a finalist at the high-profile Health Investor Awards 2019. At last year’s Health Investor Awards, we won the ‘Complex Care Provider of the Year’ category, showcasing our excellence within care that is focused on patients with multiple needs or who have profound, severe or intense…

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