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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

Hunt challenges social media giants on cyber-bullying

Wednesday 1st November   Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt is meeting social media giants, including Facebook and Twitter, to challenge them on cyber-bullying. In tweets ahead of the discussions, he says […] Read more

World Mental Health Day: The charts that show that the UK is in the midst of a mental health awakening

Tuesday 10th October 2017 This year’s World Mental Health Day comes at a time of great change in the world of mental health – with more people coming forward and […] Read more

Feeling down? It could be the ‘September blues’

Thursday 31st August 2017 By Kate Palmer   If returning to work or school in September and shorter, colder days seem like a gloomy prospect, you’re not alone. Autumn can […] Read more

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