Month: January 2019

Parliamentary Debate Showed MPs Overwhelmingly in Favour of Mental Health First Aid

The Parliamentary debate about whether mental health first aid should be made mandatory in the workplace took place on 17th January and was tweeted live by @AJMHLIMITED. MPs from across the political spectrum spoke in favour of the motion when discussing the proposal that each employer should have an explicit responsibility to cover the mental …

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Mental Wellbeing

With the focus this week on the Parliamentary debate around whether mental health first aid should be made mandatory in the workplace, it’s easy to think that businesses are full of employees who are mentally ill and in need of support. However, a big section of any MHFA course is the focus on mental health …

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The Parliamentary Debate Is Back On!

After a Brexit-caused delay, the WheresYourHeadAt campaign will get Parliament to debate whether Mental Health First Aid should be made mandatory in the workplace. The debate has been set for next Thursday, 17th January 2019. Image courtesy of Where’s Your Head At?