Talking to your children about scary world news23 January 2018
How can we help children look after their mental health in a climate of constant, often scary news stories from around the world?
4 in 10 British parents indicate children are anxious about threat of terrorism23 January 2018,
Our new survey shows that many parents believe their children are anxious about scary world events.
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.
Perinatal Mental Health in Wales
NSPCC Cymru Wales has joined forces with The National Centre for Mental Health, Mind Cymru and The Mental Health Foundation to develop a project which investigates perinatal mental health services across Wales.
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.