Mental Health

Young people can be champions of change in mental health care

 New initiatives are helping young people enter the conversation – but there’s still stigma around accessing services....



Network Mental health care: have services really been transformed?

When Prince Harry talked about his near-breakdown years after his mother's death. Literally shut away from sight a few decades ago, mental illness has moved to the centre of public debate.... 

Police off work with PTSD a year after Manchester bombing

 Police officers who responded to the Manchester Arena bombing continue to suffer from trauma a year after the terror attack......


Government plans to tackle mental health

 Government plans to tackle the mental health crisis among young people will fail a generation who desperately need help, two committees of MPs warn today....


Improved mental health care funding for new mums

New and expectant mothers in England will be able to access help with mental health problems more easily within the next year, according to NHS England.... 

Students with mental health problems slipping through the gaps

 A report has warned university students with mental health problems are in danger of "slipping through the gaps" when at their most vulnerable......

Lonely millennials twice as likely to experience depression

Lonely young adults are more likely to experience mental health problems than the general population, new research suggests......


Coronation Street's suicide storyline has 'helped' others

 

The soap has been praised for raising awareness of mental health issues and male suicide......


Public Concern About Mental Health Has 'Doubled In The Past Year'

People are more concerned about their mental health than dementia, obesity and heart disease, a new poll has revealed. In fact, public concern about mental health has doubled in the last year.....