Mental health issues appear in the media almost daily, but have you ever wondered about the hard facts behind headlines such as ‘Exercise can prevent dementia’ or ‘Dirt makes up happy’? Continue Reading What’s behind the headlines?
We received fantastic support from the great young minds of tomorrow at the weekend as we took part in a special open day at the University of West London in Brentford. Continue Reading Students pledge their support to Open Minds
Check out the new Time to Change TV advert that encourages people not to be afraid of talking about mental health problems, especially when colleagues are returning to work after a period away. Continue Reading Time to Change TV spot
This past week has been a flurry of activity as we recruit more and more members to support our Open Minds campaign to challenge mental health stigma. Continue Reading Schools and rugby fans join the fight against stigma
We’re very pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Michael Phelan as Clinical Director for the Local Services clinical service unit.
Continue Reading Clinical Director of local services appointed
All this week we’re working with our staff to show how we can all take small steps to reduce our impact, save money and reduce CO2 emissions. Continue Reading Making the difference to climate change
Veterans with mental health problems will get targeted support from today with the launch of the new Combat Stress Support Helpline, being delivered by Rethink Mental Illness and funded by the Government.
We’ve signed up to the Choice and Medication website, which gives you detailed but easy to digest information about all kinds of medications that are encountered in mental health.
Continue Reading Choice and medication
Together with pop/rock band, Storey, we are holding a competition for senior school students in years 10 and above.
A cross-government mental health outcomes strategy for people of all ages has been published by the Department of Health.