42% of Scottish parents say their children increasingly anxious about world events23 January 2018,
New research among Scottish parents with children aged 5 to 18 has revealed that 42% think their children are becoming more anxious about world events like terrorism, global warming or the threat of nuclear war. The Mental Health Foundation is warning that young people are being exposed to shocking...
Head of Media & Communications
Richard has spent more than 20 years working in journalism and communications and has a long-standing interest in public health.
Before coming to the Foundation he was Head of News at the international development charity ActionAid where he worked primarily on economic...
The Parliamentary Review of Health and Social Care in Wales: A New Health Policy Landscape for Wales?30 January 2018,
Millie Macdonald analyses the Parliamentary Review of Health and Social Care in Wales and what it means for mental health.
Project Coordinator / Administrator
Emma is responsible for all the administrative tasks for the Welsh office, as well as providing support nto the Wales programmes of work.
Byron Vincent: why men need to talk3 February 2018,
Byron Vincent tells his story of how he has personally been impacted by the effects of stigma and people not talking.
Read about the current Projects going on in Wales; including Peer Education and Standing Together Cymru.
Jess’s story: parenting and fear of lost identity
Jess talks about feelings of a loss of identity that arose after the birth of her second child, and what helped her gain confidence again.
How can we stop social media undermining our mental health?2 February 2018, Cal Strode
We need to go beyond asking whether social media is a problem for our mental health, says Cal Strode.
From surviving to thriving: building a mentally healthier Britain
Our animation looks at what it means to go from surviving to thriving.