Stroke and mood

What is the module about?

The purpose of this module is to contribute to improving the mood of patients who have had a stroke. The module entails aspects relevant for treating mood symptoms: psycho-education, behavioral activation, thinking styles, offering tools and relapse prevention.

In the module's chapters, the patient receives information, listens to and watches caregivers' and peer leaders' stories and fills in exercises. In the module, the patient will make a self-care plan and works on skill like mindfulness, anger management, healthy lifestyle skills and communication skills.

For whom is this module suitable?

Adults who’ve had a stroke and suffer from mood symptoms. It is suitable for use in different kinds of care, including via EAPs, NHS services, social enterprises and universities.