Mental health policy: three key issues from the past 12 months5 October 2017,
Policy intern Hannah Lewis picks out three key issues in mental health from her time with us.
Joanna: How I'm thriving with OCD
Joanna describes her struggles with OCD and how she overcame them to thrive.
Shocking new poll reveals mental health stigma in the workplace10 October 2017,
40% of Scots fear revealing a mental health problem at work would jeopardise their career.
38% of Brits fear revealing a mental health problem at work would jeopardise their career10 October 2017,
Our new survey shows that mental health stigma continues to be felt in workplaces.
Director of Finance and Resources
Peter joined the Foundation in September 2017, having previously been the director responsible for finance and resources for six other charities over a period of 19 years.
During that time, he worked for organisations supporting young people and people with learning disabilities many of...
Dr Linda de Caestecker
Linda is Director of Public Health for NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde. She has been in post for 10 years, having returned in August 2016 after a year's leave working for the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, promoting women's reproductive health in low-resource...
Mental Health Foundation unveils mental health in schools project17 October 2017,
We unveil our timely new project, where older students teach younger ones about mental health.
Foundation responds to the decrease in the number of young people with mental health problems being treated in adult hospital wards18 October 2017,
The Mental Health Foundation is pleased to see fewer young people with a mental health problem being treated in non-specialist wards, however, we need to focus more on earlier intervention.
Dr Freya Corfield
Trainee Clinical Psychologist
Freya joins us as a trainee clinical psychologist. As part of her studies, she is undertaking research into cognitive assessment in multiple sclerosis (MS). She has previously carried out placements in physical health, including adult neurorehabilitation and paediatric diabetes. She has provided...