What place or space helps with your mental health?30 July 2018, Bethan Buswell
We regularly ask our Instagram followers a question about how they look after their mental health. Here are their answers on spaces and places.
Love Island: the power of the TV producers to promote good mental health2 August 2018, Stuart Hill
Love Island was entertaining, but how could the producers' actions affect the mental health of contestants and viewers?
A GALA FOR MENTAL HEALTH RETURNS TO EDINBURGH FRINGE3 August 2018,
Felicity Ward , Tony Slattery , Yana Alana , Adele Anderson of Fascinating Aida , Laura Lexx and Matt Price are to team up at the Edinburgh Fringe to raise money for the Mental Health Foundation . A Gala for Mental Health , now in its fourth year at the Pleasance Dome, has already raised thousands...
Ross's story: Improving my mental health after after a suicide attempt
Ross wanted to take his life when he was 14. Here he tells us about his journey with mental health.
New resource offers help for people with mental health issues to move forward8 August 2018,
A new resource to help people experiencing mental health issues to be make decisions about the support they want and need to achieve their goals has been published by the Mental Health Foundation Scotland. ‘It’s My Life,’ which has been produced in partnership with Ayr Action for Mental Health and...
New mentoring scheme for refugees launched in Scotland8 August 2018,
A new mentoring project for refugees, which was recently launched in Scotland, is calling for volunteer mentors to get involved. Sawti which means ‘My Voice’ in Arabic, is a three-stage project which aims to engage refugees in wellbeing activities, develop the skills of refugee individuals to...
Success as Scottish Government establishes new body to tackle suicide9 August 2018,
See our reaction to Scotland's new Suicide Prevention Action Plan.
Matt Haig: 'Notes on a nervous planet' book giveaway
We have five copies of Matt Haig's number one Sunday Times Bestseller Notes on a nervous planet to give away. The book is a personal and vital look at how to feel happy, human and whole in the twenty-first century. The competition will be conducted by doing a prize draw of all eligible entries at 10am on Friday 17 August 2018. If you have not retweeted the tweet by this time, you will not be entered into the prize draw. Terms and conditions You must retweet the Mental Health Foundation's tweet advertising the competition. You must have direct messages on Twitter open, to allow us to inform...
Finding a therapist that works for you10 August 2018, Bethan Buswell
Bethan Buswell discusses the talking therapies she's experienced and how they've helped with her mental health.
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