Wellness Recovery Action Plan

Matthew Bushell

Matthew is a British Army Veteran living with bipolar disorder (type 2), a peer support specialist, Mental Health advocate, trainer & facilitator, certified NHS Health Coach (MECC), Leader Coach (Association of Coaching), Mental Health First Aider, applied arts and health practitioner (creative writing) and Action For Happiness Champion.

Having completed the Copeland Centre for Wellness and Recovery WRAP course, Matthew is on track to become a certified WRAP facilitator in 2023.

Matthew is currently studying to become a FUSION Therapeutic Coach (accredited by BACP Coaching); a coaching system that integrates core counselling skills with advanced coaching techniques.

Drawing from his lived experience of long-term sustained recovery in both substance use disorder (SUD), post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and mental illness, and a practical education in regenerative business and the philosophy and science of natural inclusion, Matthew brings a unique vision to the world and dedicates his time to helping individuals and business leaders with mental health, wellness and recovery.

Matthew is also head of partnerships at Minderful, a mental wellness startup.