Awards Season! - The ShinyMind App

Awards Season! - The ShinyMind App

The ShinyMind App has been co-designed with all levels of staff groups within the NHS, so it is tailored to positively support staff in some of the most challenging and stressful jobs. By working with various specific staff groups, it has enabled the creation of a wellbeing and resilience resource designed for everyone working for every organisation which wants to support the daily wellbeing and resilience of their staff. In its first 6 months in an NHS Trust with 1400 staff, the ShinyMind App has used for 3,500 wellbeing sessions - within each session the user can access any of the 100+ activities and exercises available, a selection of which are detailed below, and their use by staff :

  • 2,811 Masterclasses - includes various self-help exercises and meditations)
  • 1,831 Gratitude posts - social shares, messaging, diary
  • 1,230 ‘SOS’ visits – breathing exercises, Positivity and Coping Wells, Mood Baths 
  • 10,000+ Messages – Positivity Posts, Shout-Outs and Inspire Me posts

The success of the ShinyMind App has already seen the App be highly commended in the HealthCare Forward Awards for Best NHS Partnership of the Year.

The App is also a finalist in the forthcoming International Engage Awards in two categories: 

Best Use of Innovation in Employee Engagement 

Best Use of Digital Technology in Employee Engagement

To understand more about the positive impact that the ShinyMind App is having on staff and their organisations click here to read more about the research and evidence behind it.