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    Mental health news this week

    Mind Management Newsletter : December 2018 - Mind Management December Newsletter 2018 National Survivor User Network NSUN) Bulletin - Tuesday 8 January - https://www.nsun.org.uk/Handlers/Download.ashx?IDMF=993888e2-60b4-4869-afd8-8e63c2c8957f Birmingham Mental Health Mates Meet-Up - by...
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    Mental health news this week 14-4-2017

    One in four young women suffer from anxiety or depression, according to official Government figures. Read more at: 'Intense pressure' causing anxiety and depression in young women - The i newspaper online iNews The number of adults with mental health problems forced to travel for treatment...
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    Mental health news this week

    Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust - Recovery College for All - Spring Term April June 2017 Prospectus Please see below the poster and prospectus for the new term of the Recovery College. Should you wish to book onto any of the courses, booking details are included...
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    Mental health news this week

    A man with autism called "stupid" by staff in a Virgin Active club spin class has successfully sued the company for disability discrimination. Ketan Aggarwal, 30, was in a class when he agreed with a fellow cyclist the music was too slow - prompting the instructor to apparently yell "don't tell...
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    Mental health news this week

    Frazzled Cafe meetings provide a ‘talk-in’ place where people who are feeling frazzled can meet on a regular basis to talk and share their personal stories in a safe, anonymous and non-judgmental environment - a place where it's ok, to not be ok. A key factor in helping to overcome those...
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    Mental health news this week

    Over half of British employers (54 per cent) have been approached by staff suffering mental ill health - Half of UK workplaces report mental health problems, according to a survey by the Institute of Directors (IoD) | City A.M. Dusseldorf axe attack: Seven injured after man, 36, with mental...
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    Mental health news this week

    Disability benefits should go to "really disabled people" not those "taking pills at home, who suffer from anxiety", a key Theresa May aide says. No 10 policy unit head George Freeman said personal independence payments (PIP) reforms were needed to roll back the "bizarre" decisions of tribunals...
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    Mental health news this week

    Two young men who murdered Brendan Mason were given life sentences. Joshua Hack and Keith Lowe lured 23-year-old Brendan Mason to Leicester's Abbey Park before beating him, stripping him naked and leaving him for dead while they wandered off to eat at McDonald's. Judge - "Brendan Mason was only...
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    Mental health news this week

    A mentally ill teenager who zigzagged through Russell Square in central London stabbing random strangers has admitted killing an American tourist and injuring five others. Zakaria Bulhan, 19, killed Darlene Horton, 64, a retired special needs teacher, and injured other holidaymakers and...
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    Mental health news this week

    Man detained under Mental Health Act after armed police called to reports of suspect with firearm outside primary school in Greater Manchester - Man detained under Mental Health Act after armed police called to reports of suspect with firearm outside primary school - Mirror Online Knife...
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    Mental health news this week

    More than half of people with mental health problems receive a “double whammy” of poor care in general hospitals which increases patients’ risk of dying, according to a major new NHS inquiry - Mentally ill patients face 'double whammy' of poor hospital care | Society | The Guardian Liberal...
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    Mental health news this week

    Walthamstow Time to change - Time to talk (Walthamstow is in north east London) Anyone suffering with depression, anxiety, panic attacks, self harm etc. or those of you, who have loved ones suffering. We are champions for Time to Change, a growing movement of people changing how we all think...
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    Mental health news this week

    A bit of a gruesome helping this week I'm afraid; The mental well-being of former police inspector found dead at Devizes home was 'in sharp decline' - Mental well-being of former police inspector found dead at Devizes home was 'in sharp decline' - Telegraph The government contractor Atos...
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    *Trigger Warning* Mental health news this week

    Mental health nurses are to be based in police stations and courts in 10 areas of England as part of a pilot scheme aimed at cutting re-offending rates - http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25588547  A cruel Sheffield ice-cream seller and his wife kept a vulnerable worker as a slave for nine...
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    Mental health news this week TRIGGER WARNING

    Happy New Year - which won't last long, because here's all the havoc first; The rock singer Ian Watkins has received a 35-year sentence after admitting a string of sex offences involving children, including the attempted rape of a baby. Two assisting women, known only as Woman A and Woman B –...
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    Mental health news this week

    This will be the last batch of news for about 3 weeks - have a nice Christmas and New Year; Humanima news (animal therapy) - How will you be celebrating Xmas Festivities with your Furries?! More than 200 jobs have been saved after an automotive business bought three former Remploy...
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    Mental health news this week

    As well as my weekly mental health TV show list (on the Events Forum) I do this weekly list too, putting it here is ok? Mental health charity fair. A BIRMINGHAM mental health charity is set to host a fundraising Christmas Fair as part of its 50th anniversary celebrations. There will be carol...
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