Five Year Forward View for Mental Health: what progress has been made?21 February 2017,
A year after the Five Year Forward View for Mental Health was published by the Mental Health Taskforce, Jenny Edwards assesses the progress on the valuable recommendations in the report.
PM's mental health speech signals 'long-awaited and much-needed shift in thinking'9 January 2017,
Today in a speech to the Charity Commission, the Prime Minister set out a plan to end the "hidden injustice" of mental ill-health.
What has 2016 meant for UK public mental health policy?22 December 2016,
It’s safe to say that 2016 won’t be forgotten any time soon, but underneath the Brexit-dominated headlines there were some important developments (both positive and negative) for public mental health across the UK.
New delivery programme in Wales is welcomed but how will its impact be measured?13 October 2016,
Emily Wooster is impressed with Wales's new delivery plan for mental health but says its success must be measured properly.
Preventing mental ill health: time to take action26 July 2016, Isabella Goldie
If we are to rise to the challenge of reducing the prevalence of mental health problems, we need to be stepping in at particular pressure points, says Isabella Goldie.
Mental health and prevention: taking local action for better mental health26 July 2016
Our report sets out ways to tackle the rapidly growing level of mental ill health.
Taking Local Action for Better Mental Health26 July 2016,
Today, the Mental Health Foundation publishes Mental health and prevention: taking local action for better mental health. The report was commissioned by Public Health England and sets out evidence of the ways to tackle one of the great challenges of our time; the rapidly growing level of mental ill...
Mental Health should be at the heart of Northern Ireland’s Programme for Government21 July 2016,
Iris Elliott explains why mental health should be at the heart of Northern Ireland's Programme for Government.
Prevention must be front and centre of the mental health transformation agenda19 July 2016,
Jenny Edwards is disappointed about the lack of focus on prevention in the mental health transformation agenda.
Assembly calls on health minister to progress mental health champion18 July 2016,
Iris Elliott blogs on Northern Ireland's move towards appointing a mental health champion.