I’ve just come from a great workshop with PEPNET (The University of Leeds Public Engagement Practitioner Network), where we looked… Read more Exploring Involvement Practice…
I’ve just finished watching ‘The Trial: A Murder in the Family’. The channel 4 show is described as ‘a pioneering… Read more ‘The Trial: A Murder in the Family’ – Public engagement with a complex process
My friend and collaborator, Laura Atherton, has kindly written a guest post for me! Laura is an Actor and is working… Read more Use of Self in Performance and Research – guest post by Laura Atherton
I recently attended the national away day for the Research Design Service (RDS) public involvement leads. Thank you to the… Read more Does Health Research Need More Creativity?
Last week I went to an event about trust within participatory research. The event was hosted by the University of… Read more Trust, Art and Research
Our first ‘Lost in Memories’ event took place last week, as part of the Being Human Festival. I’m really pleased… Read more ‘Lost in Memories’- Our first performance!
“Liz has got an embarrassing problem and these Activia yogurts aren’t helping…” I’ve recently had the pleasure to meet the… Read more ‘Gutted’ – Sharing a powerful story through theatre
I recently spent a week training as a LEGO SERIOUS PLAY facilitator. The method is designed to facilitate communication, problem… Read more Taking Play Seriously – My week of LEGO!
Recently I’ve noticed I spend less time talking about why we should do public engagement / involvement and more time… Read more ‘It aint what you do it’s the way that you do it!’ – Some thoughts on facilitaion
Within health research we tend to distinguish between public involvement and public engagement. Broadly speaking, public involvement is defined as… Read more Engagement verses Involvement…chickens verses eggs