Our media team work with print, broadcast and online journalists across the UK. We can provide comment on a range of issues relating to mental illness and also have a bank of case studies.
A major new initiative to tackle one of the biggest health inequalities was launched today by Centre for Mental Health, Kaleidoscope Health and Care and Rethink Mental Illness in collaboration with more than 20 professional organisations, charities and health service bodies across the country.
Interim report from the Independent Review of the Mental Health Act shows serious failings with the Act
A new study published today, 26th April 2018, has reported a "robust" link between certain anticholinergic medications and a hightened risk of developing dementia later in life.
Major new study reveals genetic risk factors for the condition
Being detained under Mental Health Act shouldn’t mean that you lose your dignity or the chance to have a say in your care and treatment.
Despite more than a third (34 per cent) having direct experience with bipolar disorder, 50 per cent of the British public couldn’t correctly identify the condition
New figures from the CQC show people under the Mental Health Act are not being involved in their care and treatment.
Rethink Mental Illness responds to new large scale study on the effectiveness of antidepressants.
“It’s time to stop people in mental health crisis being hassled over debt” - charities call for ‘Breathing Space’ scheme to be extended to the 23,000 people battling debts while hospitalised due to their mental health last year.
We respond to the recommendations made by the cross-party Work and Pensions Select Committee after they gathered evidence about PIP and ESA assessments carried out by Capita, Atos and Maximus.