The Norfolk and Suffolk Mental Health Trust has the highest number of suicides among patients in England. Why are councillors failing to investigate?
Posts Tagged: Mental Health
Samantha Callan: For better life chances we need stronger families. Here’s an action checklist for Cameron.
All parents who are struggling – in their relationships with each other or with their children – need to access the help they need as early as possible.
What it is that makes old people less likely to be lonely, men less likely to kill themselves, and girls and boys less likely to self-harm.
Nadhim Zahawi MP: We send people to prison as punishment. We shouldn’t send them there to be punished.
Gove’s drive for better treatment and rehabilitation offers another opportunity for radical Conservative reform.
Goodbye, Austerity Chancellor. Hello, leadership contender. The Autumn Statement was framed to please Conservative backbenchers rather than crafted to balance the books.
Yet they’re currently holding Britain back in the Legatum Institute’s Prosperity Index. The Government can change this – if it wants to.
We understand the importance of employment in the process of recovering confidence, self-worth and a sense of belonging.
Earlier today on this site, Neil Shastri-Hurst wrote about mental health. Here’s the former Defence Secretary on the long waits in some places for treatment.
The target for time from referral to the first consultation is 28 days. But there is a range of more than 90 per cent in achieving this.
Shielding individuals from anything that might trigger negative memories goes against well-researched psychological practice.
Our modern way of life is fundamentally unsupportive of returning soldiers.
Everyone needs a decent night’s rest, but the poorest workers are least likely to get it.
I and thousands of others were sent to fight – the nation we served owes us proper aftercare.
Sufferers of post-traumatic stress disorder deserve the best possible care: it is time to tackle misconceptions and make sure they get it.
The smartest public health move would be encouraging lifestyles that delay dementia, rather than diagnosing the untreatable when it arrives.