For World Mental Health Day The King’s Fund have released a really useful video by Creative Connection that illustrates some of the health and social care resources available for mental health conditions, and why more support is sometimes needed. To view the video, click here.
Today sees the culmination of the Where’s Your Head At? campaign, with Natasha Devon MBE delivering the petition of 200,000 signatures to Downing Street calling for mental health first aid to be given the same status as physical first aid in the workplace.
Over the next two days, the world’s first ministerial mental health summit is being held in London – you can read more about its aims here.
Wednesday marks World Mental Health Day 2018 – a day observed every year by the World Health Organisation which has the objective of raising awareness of mental health issues around the world and mobilising efforts in support of mental health. Find out more by clicking here.
The feedback from last week’s adult two-day mental health first aid course was universally positive, but the whole group were a dream to teach. And they were a talented bunch, as this example of their artwork neatly illustrates…