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Ease The Stress – Through NHS Football Therapy

January 23, 2013
Ease The Stress – Through NHS Football Therapy

Suffering from depression or anxiety? Now Heywood folk can combat their stresses through football thanks to NHS Heywood, Middleton and Rochdale ‘It’s A Goal’ scheme. Funded by NHS Heywood, Middleton and Rochdale, ‘It’s A Goal’, is a free 11-week course at Rochdale FC which has helped more than 50 people in the past two years. Bobby Greenwood, It’s A Goal Coach, explained: “We help local men struggling with low confidence, poor self-esteem, anxiety and depression get their lives back on track by using football. It engages those who struggle with traditional therapies and clinical settings – and it works! “I’ve…

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