Free mental health help events in South Tyneside
For a full list of Mnetal Health Awarness Week events, go to www.southtyneside.gov.uk/article/58776/mental-health-awarness-week
US psychiatrists 'fear reprisals if they speak out' on Donald Trump's mental health
Mental health professionals fear reprisals if they say publicly that Donald Trump may be psychologically unwell, according to a therapist who believes “half of America” is suffering panic attacks because of the President’s actions. Psychiatrists are ...
Paris Jackson warns 13 Reasons Why is 'extremely triggering' years after her own suicide bid - as mental health officials urge teens to AVOID the show
Mental health officials have this week urged teenagers not to watch the series, co-produced by singer and actress Selena Gomez, which hinges on the suicide of a 17-year-old girl. The warning comes as Paris Jackson, who tried to take her own life in 2013 ...
Louise Ward: Conversation can break down barriers around suicide and mental health
There have been improvements in workplace health as well, however, the issue of mental health remains a real challenge. One in six workers in the UK are suffering from stress, anxiety or depression, according to Mind, which means that over 350,000 people ...
Architects mental-health support network launched
It will be available to anyone in the architectural profession who has worked full-time in the UK for at least a year. Earlier this month, the AJ published its 2017 Life in Practice survey results, revealing that mental health is the biggest single ...
Male mental health: I lost my dad to suicide at 17, and then experienced depression myself
The stigma associated with mental health means that men are less likely to ask for help, making suicide the biggest killer in men under the age of 45 in the UK. Female suicide rates are also at their highest in a decade according to the Samaritans.
Headucation UK has launched a petition to make mental health education compulsory in all UK schools
Mental health is something we all have to deal with throughout our lives. That’s whether we come up against mental illness, have to cope with grief, or even just need to get through work-related stress. This is what it's like to run a marathon after 12 ...
Mental health funding cut by millions in five regions despite NHS England call for £1 billion to be spent by 2021
Spending on mental health services is being cut in five regions of England, new figures have revealed – despite Government pledges to “transform” the way mental health problems are dealt with. Theresa May has promised to tackle the “stigma ...
Mental health care cuts in England 'to total £4.5m'
These are external links and will open in a new window Mental health spending is being cut by £4.5m in five English regions this year, new figures indicate. The largest cut, of £1.9m or 3.6% , will be made in Walsall, in the West Midlands, Pulse magazine ...
More NHS mental health patients treated privately
Mental health trusts across the UK are becoming increasingly reliant on private hospitals to deliver care, a BBC Breakfast investigation suggests. NHS spending on private mental health inpatient beds went up 42% over five years across 40 mental health ...