The Impact of Spirituality on Mental Health1 July 2006
A literature review of the evidence linking spirituality and religious expression with different aspects of mental health and, in particular, different mental health problems. Written by Dr Deborah Cornah.
Making The Link Between Mental Health And Youth Homelessness1 July 2006
Increasing numbers of young homeless people with mental health problems are not getting adequate support because services rarely work together to provide the necessary help. This report calls for joined up commissioning of integrated services across sectors, to speed up access to specialist...
Promoting Mental Health And Well-being In Later Life1 June 2006
A report from the UK Inquiry into Mental Health and Well-Being in Later Life conducted jointly by Age Concern and the Mental Health Foundation.
Feeding Minds1 June 2006
This report lays out the evidence linking trends in food consumption with mental ill-health, and supports the case for an integrated approach to the treatment of mental health problems, identifying nutrition as a key component.
Actions Speak Louder... Tackling Discrimination Against People With Mental Illness1 May 2006
Written by Professor Graham Thornicroft, one of the world's leading researchers in psychiatry, Actions Speak Louder sets out an agenda for change for policy makers on how to tackle discrimination.
Exercise And Mental Health Poster2 April 2006
This provides information for GPs and healthcare professionals regarding exercise referral and the treatment of mild or moderate depression.
Cheers? Executive Summary2 March 2006
The executive summary of the Cheers? report on the links between alcohol and mental health.
Truth Hurts Report1 March 2006
The final report of the National Inquiry into self-harm among young people. The Inquiry intends that the report should serve as a turning point in understanding self-harm and be a launch pad for changes in the prevention of, and responses to, self-harm among young people in the UK.
Cheers? Understanding The Relationship Between Alcohol And Mental Health1 March 2006
This report examines the evidence for links between alcohol and mental health problems. Research outlined in the report shows that many people in the UK drink alcohol to cope with emotions or situations that they would otherwise find difficult to manage.
Feeding Minds Executive Summary1 January 2006
The executive summary of the Feeding Minds report which lays out the evidence linking trends in food consumption with mental ill-health, and supports the case for an integrated approach to the treatment of mental health problems, identifying nutrition as a key component.