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Published: January 2007
A comprehensive summary of mental health research, providing a unique handbook of key facts and figures, covering all key areas of mental health. It provides answers to questions regarding the number of people who experience mental health problems and how many people self-harm. The Fundamental Facts also highlights the factors related to mental health problems, including homelessness, social deprivation and substance misuse, and examines the cost of mental ill-health in depth, looking at current levels of spending and the implications of mental illness for employment.