• Information about families
     and development
  • Work with agencies to support families
  • Training


  • 'Old kit bag' group work for Parents/carers of Primary school aged children and/or Parents/carers of Secondary school aged young people, aiming to promote positive behaviours.



Training is offered in the following areas:

  • Mental health awareness
  • Substance misuse and impact within families
  • Parenting
  • Safeguarding
  • Understanding suicide and self injury
  • Basic Life Support- (infant-adults)
  • Team building and managing changes- (support for appraisal processes and professional practice)

Individual and group treatments offering:

  • Auricular acupuncture
  • Electro acupuncture
  • Zimbate
  • Zumba fitness all ages and abilities(www.zumba.com
  • Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR)

Group work

    'Old kit bag'

Arterne is currently developing groups to empower young people to have a voice in service developments. Arterne will also work with agencies to develop service user groups to support the work they do. 

  • Building self esteem- music and mental health
  • 'Music and memory' 
  • Managing anxiety
  • Building self confidence
  • Working with transitions
  • Family work

Healthy body-Healthy mind

  • Extensive knowledge in mental health  from pre-birth to older people services
  • Comprehensive knowledge in substance misuse and the services that support
  • Experience of working with statutory, voluntary and community sector, not for profit, private companies and service-users within health and education services
  • Support for successful bid writing
  • Developing social prescribing in communities



Parents/carers and young people

Professional training