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Mental and physical health programme for young people rolled out

Thursday 8th February 2018   A mental health project for young people with long-term physical conditions is being rolled out across Scotland. Following a trial in Glasgow, it will now […] Read more

7 New Year’s Resolutions that Put your Mental Health First

Resolutions for New Year tend to revolve around dietary changes, weight loss or a new exercise regimen. Why not make this New Year about your mental health? Improving your  mental […] Read more

Cwmbran bus driver helps talk woman down from bridge

Wednesday January 31st 2018   A distressed woman was talked down from a bridge by passers-by and a bus driver on his morning route. Ian Lloyd, 33, was working at […] Read more

Demi Lovato to offer therapy sessions to fans on US tour

Thursday 25th January 2018 Demi Lovato is offering free therapy and wellness sessions to fans before the concerts on her US tour. The singer, who has bipolar disorder, says its […] Read more

Mother and baby mental health unit to open in Dartford

Thursday 18th January 2018   A new mother who was forced to spend months far from home with mental health problems has been helping design a new mother and baby […] Read more

Prince Harry asks: What’s the impact of mental health?

Friday 5th January 2018 By Rob Young Is there a link between mental health and the nation’s productivity? When Prince Harry was editing BBC Radio 4’s Today programme, he asked […] Read more

Community singing ‘improves mental health and helps recovery’

Friday 22nd December 2017   Singing in groups can help people recover from mental illness, making them feel valued and increasing their confidence, according to research. A University of East […] Read more

Mental health nurses join police on callouts in Wrexham

Monday 18th December Mental health nurses will join police on callouts to get the right medical support to people quicker over the festive period in Wrexham. The pilot project also […] Read more

Peterhead FC tackling suicide and depression risks

Friday 8th December 2017 By Fiona Stalker A Scottish football club is putting its players and officials through suicide prevention training in a project which it is hoped could be […] Read more

Avatar therapy ‘reduces power of schizophrenia voices’

Friday 24th November 2017 Confronting an avatar on a computer screen helped patients hearing voices to cope better with hallucinations, a UK trial has found. Patients who received this therapy […] Read more

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