How does social media help with your mental health?19 July 2018, Bethan Buswell
Each week we ask you a question about self-care and mental health, and then share your responses. Last week we asked 'How does social media help with your mental health?'
Gift Aid and communication
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Evaluation of Re:Connect and Time and Space Peer Mentoring Projects17 July 2018
The Mental Health Foundation commissioned an evaluation of mental health carers peer mentoring project: RE: Connect in Glasgow and Time and Space in Stirling and Clackmannanshire. This report outlines the main findings drawn from interviews and surveys conducted with mentees, mentors, volunteers...
David's story: my shadow and me
David tells us about his experience of living with depression, his recovery and learnings.
Mental Health Fringe Award returns to Edinburgh for second year18 July 2018,
Contact email@example.com for more information. An award for the Edinburgh Fringe show that most compellingly explores the subject of mental health is to return for its second year. The Mental Health Fringe Award 2018 will be presented by the Mental Health Foundation, in partnership...
Research Officer, Scotland
Chris is a Research Officer for the Mental Health Foundation in Scotland and primarily researches and evaluates the impact of the See Me programme.
Chris has a BSc in Geography and an MRes in Human Geography and a background in social research...
Stressed Scotland: 74% of Scotland 'overwhelmed or unable to cope' in past year14 May 2018,
74% of Scottish adults have felt so stressed at some point over the last year they felt overwhelmed or unable to cope. 80% of women said this compared to 68 percent of men. 83% of 18-24 year-olds said this compared to 66 percent aged 55 and over. 35% of adults said they had experienced suicidal...
Stressed Scotland: young people feeling unable to cope due to pressure to succeed16 May 2018,
60% of young people (aged 18 to 24) have felt so stressed by pressure to succeed that they have felt overwhelmed or unable to cope. 53% of young people (aged 18 to 24) have felt so stressed by body image and appearance that they have felt overwhelmed or unable to cope. 58% of young people (aged 18...
Our response to the government's announcement for mental health support workers for schools25 July 2018,
We welcome the government’s commitment to adopting a whole-school approach to improving children and young people's mental health.