Children and young people
Involving young people in mental health policy: what, why and how?5 August 2015, Emma Wilson
Emma Wilson analyses methods and benefits of involving young people in the formation of mental health policy.
Analysing the Budget: will it increase or decrease the prevalence of mental health problems in Britain?10 July 2015, Emma Wilson
This week’s budget contained measures, both positive and negative, that are likely to affect child poverty - which is linked to the mental health of children, young people and their parents. Laura Bernal and Emma Wilson from the Mental Health Foundation's Policy Team review the potential impact.
Children and young people's mental health3 July 2015, Emma Wilson
Today we gave evidence at a youth-led inquiry into children and young people's mental health in Westminster. And we had a lot to say!
No Health Without Mental Health: The First 100 Days and Beyond29 May 2015,
Marguerite Regan looks at the priorities for the new Conservative government.
Employment lead, Keith Bates, heads to Malaysia for 'Big Society' discussions around learning disabilities9 April 2015, Keith Bates
Building Great Britons26 February 2015,
We need to provide upstream interventions which promote mental health and wellbeing for children and young people.
How to promote youth-friendly mental health and wellbeing services2 January 2015
Bringing together learning from the Right Here programme.
How to promote young people's wellbeing in primary care2 July 2014
Guide designed to help primary care practitioners develop practice that is young-person friendly.