Tag Archive: Mental Health

Shortage of psychiatrists now reaching crisis levels

October 22, 2019 12:19 pm
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The Government must take action to address the shortage of psychiatrists, contributing to lengthy NHS waiting times and having devastating effects on people reaching out for support, writes Baroness Parminter.

Mental health training for teachers

October 17, 2019 2:53 pm
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UK programme aims to help teachers and mental health service providers better work together Teachers can now take advantage of specialist training to help them better support pupils who are experiencing mental health issues. It is thanks to a project being rolled out nationally following a successful pilot.

The power of music

October 8, 2019 11:41 am
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According to the NHS, as many as one in eight children aged five to 19 faces a mental health challenge. And a significant number of these cases are related to some form of anxiety.