Fatboy Slim DJ sessions to help mental health – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “Fatboy Slim DJ sessions to help mental health – BBC News” – below is their description.

Fatboy Slim is leading DJ lessons to help people with severe mental health problems.

The internationally renowned DJ, also known as Norman Cook, is volunteering for the NHS scheme’s music workshop sessions.

He said that music had helped him “tremendously” through his own mental health journey.

“Sometimes it’s good to escape your life or your stress for a couple of hours… I need those two hours where I just lose myself to music and dance and flashing lights.”

BBC News YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

About This Source - BBC News

The video item below is a piece of English language content from BBC News. The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster funded by the UK Government, and British license fee payers. Its headquarters are at Broadcasting House in Westminster, London.

Recent from BBC News:

The Afghan cyclists who fled to pursue their Olympic dreams – BBC News

Bear cub high on hallucinogenic ‘mad honey’ rescued by park rangers – BBC News

Author Salman Rushdie on ventilator and unable to speak after stabbing, agent says – BBC News

In This Story: NHS

The National Health Service is the publicly funded healthcare system in England, and one of the four National Health Service systems in the United Kingdom. It is the second largest single-payer healthcare system in the world after the Brazilian Sistema Único de Saúde.

The NHS was founded on 5th July 1948. Current annual budget: £134 billion (2019).

3 Recent Items: NHS

NHS, Royal Mail, and RMT strikes: Dates you need to know this holiday

Record ambulance wait times for people with life-threatening conditions

‘What we need to do is value those front-line professionals’ | Liz Truss on the NHS crisis

Leave a Comment

We don't require your email address, or your name, for anyone to leave a comment. If you do add an email address, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment - we won't use it for any other purpose. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Links are not allowed in comments - 99% of spam comments, attempt to post links. Please describe where people may find additional information - for example "visit the UN website" or "search Google for..." rather than posting a link. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.