Recognition for Caring Conversations

We’re really proud that our Caring Conversations project was among the nominees at last night’s Alliance Scotland Self Management Awards.

The online resource was in the running for Resource of the Year at a ceremony held in the Scottish Parliament.

Although we didn’t take home the prize, it was fantastic to see the work recognised alongside so many other inspiring projects across Scotland.

Caring Conversations focuses on how healthcare staff interact with patients, and highlights how the conversations they have can leave patients feeling heard and better supported.

It encourages staff to work collaboratively, drawing on individual patients’ views, experiences and ideas to come up with solutions that improve their physical and mental health.

Ahead of the awards, we caught up with Caring Conversations Coordinator, Amy, to find out more about the project…