Intersections of Race, Performance and Creativity

Dr Javeria K. Shah an academic and educationalist driven by the pursuit of social justice. Her work is interdisciplinary and aligns with the visual arts, sociology, policy, and education fields. Her research draws on person-centred methodologies that incorporate visual anthropology and narrative approaches to interrogate and re-conceptualise societal positioning(s) of the individual and their self-identity formation. … Continue reading Intersections of Race, Performance and Creativity

Podcast Interview – ‘Word of Mouth’ (hosted by Rio Merrix)

Click here to listen to episode In todays episode, I sit down with my friend, Nadine Plummer. Founder and creator of npnarrarives, a space where women can come and share in safe (virtual) setting to practice all things wellbeing, self worth and self acceptance. Using techniques such as journal prompts, affirmations and wellbeing courses (+ … Continue reading Podcast Interview – ‘Word of Mouth’ (hosted by Rio Merrix)

Diversifying the Discourse (feat. Jo co-founder of WellBee UK)

What made you want to start your platform WellBeeUK? From the mental health battles my first boyfriend had to contend with, to my own struggles, a lot of personal experiences have led to my interest in and passion for mental health. When Juliet and I became friends we quickly realised we held a lot of … Continue reading Diversifying the Discourse (feat. Jo co-founder of WellBee UK)

Wellness and Healing as a Community (feat. Juliet co-founder of WellBee UK)

What made you want to start your platform WellBeeUK? I’ve always had an interest in mental health since sixth form/college - I’m currently in my final year of medical school and I’d like to train to become a psychiatrist. It was my clinical supervisor on my psychiatry placement who told me it was a doctor’s … Continue reading Wellness and Healing as a Community (feat. Juliet co-founder of WellBee UK)

Peace, Positivity, and Purpose (feat. Mikel Ermine.)

I am happy to be in a position that allows me to have open dialogue with women who inspire me in various ways. The NPN space has provide me with the opportunity to finding our what makes successful and ambitious women of colour elevate, evolve and excel in all that they do. In this installment … Continue reading Peace, Positivity, and Purpose (feat. Mikel Ermine.)

Finding Joy and Selfhood Through Journaling (feat. Leanne Lindsey)

What made you want to start your own life-coaching business? I started out in IT. I studied computing at university and joined the IT department of a large car manufacturer as a graduate. Soon after joining I began mentoring 2 teenage girls at a local secondary school as part of the company’s CSR. I really … Continue reading Finding Joy and Selfhood Through Journaling (feat. Leanne Lindsey)

WellBee UK – Taking Up Space Interview (extracts)