Tell Us Your Story


Would you like to share your story to help other patients, their families and professionals to understand about the experience of living with a health condition?

“Sharing my story really seemed to help me be more positive about my life. I feel like I really am helping to make a difference to other people.” – Clair

“Once my interviewer put me at ease, my continuing natural shyness went completely away and I was able to talk to her freely.” – Peter

At Healthtalkonline we are currently looking for volunteers to be interviewed on these subjects:

What makes a good healthcare experience?
Experiences of multiple health conditions
Cleft Lip and Palate
Parents and Carers of Young People who Self-Harm
Medicines in depression
Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
Life changing injuries in London
Conditions which threaten women’s lives in pregnancy and childbirth.
Heart Failure Update – experiences of Coronary artery bypass grafting,
Revascularisation, Biventricular pacing
LVAD-bridge to transplantation
Experiences of people who have had a Heart attack in the last 2 years

What makes a good healthcare experience?

The Health Experiences Research Group at Oxford University are looking for people with a long-term health condition to take part in an online focus group about what makes a good healthcare experience. If you would like to find out more about taking part in this research please contact