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Arterne supports the message that ‘we all have mental health’ and raises awareness about how important it is within individual lives to maintain good mental health to support the notion of a happy and healthy existence.  This notion often requires support and assistance to achieve and Arterne has a wide range of accessible options which aims to promote this message for individuals and communities.

‘ Love is all there is…before you can love another, you must first learn to love yourself ‘

Arterne is a Community Interest Company (not for profit) with a passion for supporting individuals to feel empowered to be the best they can be. Very often individual Mental Health can impact on daily functioning, life skills and relationships. Arterne CIC wants to support people to reduce the stigma of the term ‘mental health’  and promote good practice in mental health support.

Arterne supports the message that ‘we all have mental health’ and raises awareness about the importance of individuals’ maintaining good mental health to support the notion of a happy and healthy existence. Arterne has a wide range of accessible options which aim to promote this message for individuals and communities.

Cindy Willcocks, Arterne CIC enriching the next generation Founder 2014

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Dip HE Nursing (RMHN); Bsc Health Studies; PG Cert in Transformation Leadership; MA in Professional Practice

Comprehensive Diploma in Auricular Acupuncture (MSAAc.Dip); Zimabate practitioner; Basic Life Support Instructor

Cindy qualified as a Registered Mental Health Nurse (RMHN) in 2000 and has since worked in a variety of community and inpatient settings, specialising in mental health and substance misuse,  from birth and beyond.  Cindy has been successful in various change management  roles and has empowered children, young people and their families to have a ‘voice’ in these developments, as well as working positively to reduce the stigma associated to mental health.

Arterne was created from a passion to support people to understand the importance of mental health within everyday life.  Cindy founded Arterne to support and challenge individuals and communities with the aim to enrich the next generation.

Promoting the message of ‘No health without mental health’, Cindy also offers a range of individual and group treatments and also works with the College of Auricular Acupuncture as a regional trainer and assessor in the South West.

* Nominations are open for…… Arterne to make Mental Health Matters Awards 2019*