Coronavirus Scotland: The divergence of mental health experiences during the pandemic30 July 2020
While we have all been affected by the COVID-19 crisis, the evidence from the Foundation’s Coronavirus: Mental Health in the Pandemic (‘our’) study shows a divergence in people’s experience depending on their social and/or economic context in society.
Summary Briefing: Findings from the Mental Health Fellowships28 July 2020
From 2016 to 2019 the Winston Churchill Memorial Trust ran the Mental Health Fellowships programme, funding individuals to travel abroad to learn more about how community-based solutions are being created in response to some of today’s most pressing mental health challenges....
Creativity and innovation: Findings from the Mental Health Fellowships28 July 2020
This briefing on Creativity and Innovation demonstrates how the creative arts and digital technological innovations are being used abroad to effectively support people’s mental health.
Equality and diversity: Findings from the Mental Health Fellowships28 July 2020
This briefing on Equality and Diversity demonstrates how approaches in other countries are being used to help reduce mental health inequalities and protect the rights of vulnerable groups.
Growing up and growing old: Findings from the Mental Health Fellowships28 July 2020
This briefing on Growing Up and Growing Old focuses on how community-based approaches are being used to effectively support the mental health of people in the early and later stages of life.
Trauma and adversity: Findings from the Mental Health Fellowships28 July 2020
This briefing on Trauma and Adversity focuses on how community-based approaches are being used to effectively support people affected by trauma.
Tackling social inequalities to reduce mental health problems: How everyone can flourish equally, in-depth report10 July 2020
We all have mental health and we can all experience mental health problems, whatever our background or walk of life. But the risks of mental ill-health are not equally distributed.
The likelihood of our developing a mental health problem is influenced by our biology, and by...
Coronavirus: The divergence of mental health experiences during the pandemic9 July 2020
The second briefing from the "Coronavirus: Mental Health in the Pandemic" study.
Mental health in the COVID-19 Pandemic: recommendations for prevention8 July 2020
For many people, the negative mental health effects of the pandemic are going to last much longer than will the physical health impacts. The effects of physical distancing, social isolation, and lockdown on individual mental wellbeing, as well as the loss of a loved one increase, the mental...