Female Mental Health - BME Perspectives

The Lantern Initiative presents: Female mental health - BME Perspectives & Afternoon Tea.

Join us for an afternoon of discourse, Spoken Word poetry and Afternoon Tea.

Sunday 20th January 2019


Holiday Inn Peterborough West

Thorpe Wood



*Perceptions and attitudes towards female mental health in BME communities.

*Prevalence of Postnatal depression and isolation in BME women.

*Stigma, shame and cultural barriers to recovery.

*Impact of faith-centred therapy and implications on recovery rates. 

Our Speakers:

Rahmanara Chowdhury - Psychologist, Author and PhD Researcher.

Sukeina Ravji - Integrative Psychotherapist.

Malika - Spoken Word Artist.

Afternoon Tea will consist of a selection of handmade sandwiches, traditional fruit scones with jam and clotted cream, a selection of cakes and a selection of refillable teas. Please notify of us of any dietary requirements at least 48 hours in advance. 

This event is open to all females over 13.

Tickets: £25 (Proceeds will go to The Lantern Initiative community project fund)

Booking link: https://bme-femalementalhealth.eventbrite.com

Kindly sponsored by Medialogix and Peterborough Women’s Association.

For direct bookings, enquiries or to notify us about dietary requirements please contact Safura Houghton on 07821574475.