Learning disabilities, employment and mental health21 June 2018, Christine-Koulla Burke
How does employment affect the mental health of people with learning disabilities and what can we do about it?
Our response to the appointment of new Scottish Minister for Mental Health27 June 2018,
Lee Knifton responds to the appointment of Clare Haughey MSP as Scottish Minister for Mental Health.
Our response to new Scotland suicide statistics27 June 2018,
Our response to new statistics on suicide in Scotland, which show a slight reduction in deaths by suicide in Scotland in 2017.
Programme Lead, Families, Children and Young People
Jane joined the Mental Health Foundation in June 2018 as the Programme Lead for Families, Children and Young People in England.
Prior to joining the Foundation, Jane was a Citywide CAMHS (Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services) manager in Nottingham City, overseeing a...
Preventing mental health problems in children is more important than ever28 June 2018, Jane Caro
Our new Head of Families, Children and Young People Jane Caro talks about the work we're doing in this area and how important it is to ensuring good mental health in all children.
Our letter expressing concern about the cosmetic surgery advertising in Love Island to ITV3 July 2018,
We believe that strategically placing cosmetic surgery adverts during programmes that target young adults and paint a false picture of perfection is not only patronising but is adding to young people’s insecurities and contributing to distress among vulnerable people.
Taylor's story: falling in to (and out of) depression
Taylor explains how she got into depression, what it was like and how she got out of it. She is also running the Bournemouth Half Marathon for the Mental Health Foundation.
Screen time and children's mental health: what does the evidence say?9 July 2018, Victoria Zamperoni
The debate about the time children spend in front of screens has been fierce lately. But what does the evidence say? Victoria Zamperoni looks at both sides of the argument.
Events and Community Officer, Scotland
Lynne is the Events and Community Executive in Scotland.
This is the first time we have had a dedicated Events and Community Fundraiser based in Scotland, so it is a really exciting time – to see how we can grow our presence and income in Scotland, through Events.
Senior Research Officer
Susan is our Senior Research Officer overseeing the What Works For You Research project. She has been working as a Freelance Social Research Consultant for the last three years after completing a 5 year secondment to the Scottish Government as the Public Health Research Insight Strategist. Here...