Inaugural ‘Make Noise for Nexus’ event a massive success!

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  We held our first ever 'Make Noise for Nexus' event last week in Lavery's Bar Belfast and what a night it was! We broke the silence in spectacular style with the help of an array of talented local musicians including Rebekah Fitch, Heliopause, GIRL, Buí and Charlie Gibson. On a wild and windy Wednesday evening, the bar was jam-packed as people turned out to show their support for Nexus. Hopefully this will become an annual event and talks are already being held around more opportunities and ways in which we can grow this as a fundraising idea in 2019. We'd like to thank all the amazing musicians who took part, as well as the wonderful local businesses who contributed prizes to our raffle which was also held on the night.…
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Christiane Sanderson event at the Dunsilly Hotel

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Working with Sexual Violence, Complex Trauma and Complex PTSD Thu 25 October 2018 09:00 – 16:30 Dunsilly Hotel, 20 Dunsilly Rd, Antrim, BT41 2JH Christiane Sanderson will deliver training that will introduce cutting edge research in neuroscience of how trauma shapes the brain and how this impacts on the psychological and physical well being of survivors. It will examine the range of sexual violence and abuse gives rise to complex trauma and trauma symptoms such as dissociation, intrusive memories, flashbacks, hyperarousal and avoidance which underpin Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. The focus will be on enhancing awareness of how trauma is stored in the right brain, outside of conscious awareness, and how the lack of verbally accessible memories leads to the body keeping the score. The aim is to help…
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Join us for the “Who is Nexus?” video launch

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We are delighted to invite our friends to the launch of our new video entitled "Who is Nexus?" Kindly funded by Mid & East Antrim PCSP, the video explains who Nexus is and what we do. Come along and join us on Wednesday 10th October 2018 at the Braid Museum & Arts Theatre as we give the video its debut screening. Refreshments will be served upon arrival. RSVP is necessary. To confirm your attendance, please email jenny.pogan@nexusni.org by October 5th. We'd love to see you there!
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