Our media team work with print, broadcast and online journalists across England. We can provide comment on a range of issues relating to severe mental illness and also have a bank of case studies. Our specialist areas are schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, severe depression and personality disorder. We do not cover eating disorders.
The national charity Rethink Mental Illness is launching a support group for women affected by mental health problems in Eastleigh this month.
Campaigners from the charity Rethink Mental Illness are having a picnic with Braintree MP James Cleverly, to ask him to make funding for local mental health services a top priority over the next five years.
The national charity Rethink Mental Illness is launching a support group for carers of people with mental health problems in Southport this month.
A report published today reveals that long-term absence of employees has seen the largest rise in five years, with a third of companies saying that they find it difficult to make reasonable adjustments to employees experiencing mental health problems.
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has today (Friday 12 June) launched a national report, raising concerns that public services are failing to work together to make sure that people have access to mental health crisis care around the clock.
The British Psychological Society has today released a new report calling for fundamental reform of the Work Capability Assessment, the Government’s fit-for-work benefits test.
A new Public Health England report published today says that 64% of people using mental health services are addicted to tobacco, and offers guidance to help inpatient mental health units put in place stop-smoking services.
Our response to new plans annoucned by Theresa May to stop people with mental illness being detained in police cells, including £15m funding to provide more crisis services.
The national charity Rethink Mental Illness is launching a support group next month for people affected by self-harm in Spalding.
Rethink Mental Illness is supporting the charity CLASP to organise the second ‘Walking out of Darkness’ event on May 16th, which will bring mental health out of the shadows and into the spotlight in the heart of London.