Dementia Diagnosis Update2 July 2001
An update briefing on the effect of being given a diagnosis of dementia.
Tell Me The Truth2 June 2001
The effect of being told the diagnosis of dementia from the perspective of the person with dementia.
Reforming The Mental Health Act Update2 June 2001
An update briefing which summarises the proposals of the White Paper 'Reforming the Mental Health Act' (published in December 2000).
Is Anybody There? Update2 April 2001
This update briefing summarises the main findings of a survey investigating friendship and mental health. This formed part of a campaign for Mental Health Action Week in April 2001.
An Investigation into Massage1 March 2001
The aim of the project was to find out whether receiving and learning to give massage in a group setting could help relieve symptoms of mental distress. Part of the Doing Research Ourselves project.
An Investigation into Auricular Acupuncture1 March 2001
The main aim of this study was to investigate the relevance and importance of the ear acupuncture service to users of mental health services, especially long-term users.
Cognitive Functioning In Adults And Young People With Schizophrenia2 February 2001
This report is an update briefing on two research projects at the Institute of Psychiatry concerned with the difficulties that people diagnosed with schizophrenia experience with some cognitive tasks (thinking, memory, language).
Student Mental Health Update2 January 2001
An update briefing on student mental health research commissioned by the Foundation. It provides an overview of current mental health policy and practice initiatives related to student mental health.
Doing Research Ourselves1 January 2001
Doing Research Ourselves is an account of the development and implementation of innovative projects in user-led research.
A User-Led Research Project into Mosque1 January 2001
The aim of this research was to find out what benefits Muslim men with severe mental health problems find from attending mosque.