Minddistrict

Stroke and mood

What is the module about?

The goal of the module is to improve the mood of patients. The module entails all the aspects relevant for treating mood symptoms: psycho-education, behavioral activation, thinking styles, offering tools and relapse prevention.

In every chapter, the patient receives information, listens to and watches caregivers' and peer leaders' stories and fills in exercises. When the module is finished, the patient has the theoretical and practical knowledge on how to deal with mood issues. The patient will also have made a self-care plan and worked on skills that can aid with improved well-being, 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.