Video interaction guidance
Learn about video interaction guidance. Find out about its benefits on parent-infant interactions and why being cared for as a baby is important for future mental health.
Women and mental health
Mental health problems affect women and men equally, but some are more common among women.
The pressure of an increasingly demanding work culture in the UK is perhaps the biggest and most pressing challenge to the mental health of the general population.
About Us OLD
We are working towards a world with good mental health, and ending the inequalities that face people experiencing mental health problems, living with learning disabilities or reduced mental capacity. We develop and run research and delivery programmes across the UK that have, for more than six decades, given us the evidence and expertise to know what works and how to intervene earlier. We use what we learn to help everyone by offering straightforward and clear information on every aspect of mental health and learning disabilities. Our advice also helps people help the people they care about...
About Mental Health
Mental Health affects us all. How we think and feel about ourselves and our lives impacts on our behaviour and how we cope in tough times. It affects our ability to make the most of the opportunities that come our way and play a full part amongst our family, workplace, community and friends. Itâs also closely linked with our physical health. Whether we call it well-being, emotional welfare or mental health, itâs key to living a fulfilling life. What is Mental Health? Being mentally healthy doesnât just mean that you donât have a mental health problem. What are Mental Health Problems?...
Visiting our offices
Our headquarters is located in London but we also have offices in Scotland and Wales. London office Colechurch House 1 London Bridge Walk London SE1 2SX +44 (0)20 7803 1100 Download directions and a map to our London Office (PDF) Scotland Glasgow office Merchants House 30 George Square Glasgow G2 1EG +44 (0)141 572 0125 It's on the corner of George Square which is in the city centre, directly opposite Queen Street Railway Station. Edinburgh office Walker Street Edinburgh EH3 7LP +44 (0)131 243 3800 It lies just off Shandwick Place in the west end of the city, a five minute walk from Haymarket...
Alcohol and mental health
Learn about alcohol, how it can affect our mental health, how much is too much and where to get help.