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 has responded to an inquest into the death of Mark Woods, who starved to death after having his benefits cut off
Charity ‘shocked’ by proposal to charge people to challenge benefits decisions
Rise in children on adult mental health wards ‘absolutely abhorrent’ says charity
The CEO of the national charity Rethink Mental Illness has hailed the work of a local mental health support group as ‘inspirational’ at a visit this week (Monday 17th February).
Rethink Mental Illness has welcomed new plans from the Government to improve care for people going through a mental health crisis.
The national charity Rethink Mental Illness has called for health and emergency services to commit to improved crisis care for people with mental illness, as new figures show suicide rates are still worryingly high.
Charity backs call for early intervention in psychosis care
Croydon Central MP Gavin Barwell has hailed an interactive photo event at The Whitgift Shopping Centre as ‘inspiring’ after visiting this weekend.
Response from Paul Jenkins, CEO Rethink Mental Illness, to new findings published in The Lancet today, which suggest that cognitive therapy could be a viable therapeutic alternative to antipsychotic drugs.
#Findmike campaigner reunited with stranger who talked him down from bridge, after appeal becomes international social media hit