Mental Health & Wellbeing

24th March 2021

Performing Medicine: supporting the NHS using arts-based initiatives

Jo Mclean, executive director, at Performing Medicine (www.performingmedicine.com), an initiative founded by multi award-winning charity Clod Ensemble, provides an insight into how it is helping empower […]
16th March 2021

Free mental health and wellbeing support to parents and critical workers

Nourish partners with Locum’s Nest to provide free mental health and wellbeing support to parents and critical workers Critical workers and parents are typically identified as […]
4th February 2021

Cambridgeshire rehab community ‘bridges gap’ left by lockdown with relative support forum

A specialist Cambridgeshire rehabilitation community has helped to bridge the gap left by lockdown between relatives and therapists through its ‘Ask the Therapist’ forum. With today […]
5th December 2020

Samaritans in Cornwall need helping hand

A Cornwall charity is appealing to the public to help urgently complete the final 12% of its fundraising appeal to relocate to new premises, which will […]
2nd November 2020

Book Release – Emotional Fitness, A-Z for Positive Mental Health

“If you live your life on an emotional rollercoaster, you may end up not living your life.” Clare Davis We all have ups and downs in life, […]
28th October 2020

Psyomics secures £1.5m funding to transform mental health diagnosis in the UK

Psyomics Ltd, a UK-based healthtech and University of Cambridge spin-out, has closed a £1.5 million funding round from existing and new investors to bring its mental […]
4th September 2020

Doctors are human too

“I remember once actually sitting under the desk, hugging my knees to my chest, I was so anxious.” – GP (page 4; Riley et al., 2018) […]
3rd September 2020

Give surgeons ‘Emotional Intelligence’ training to halt burnout epidemic

Surgeons should be given regular ‘emotional intelligence’ training as an ‘explicit’ part of their professional development – to combat epidemic levels of burnout in the profession. […]
1st September 2020

Searches for stress balls increase 800% over A-Level results period

This year has certainly been a tough one for people across the world. However, it was made much more stressful for the UK this month. Not […]