News & Events in July 2014

Teaching children to look after their mental health

9 July, 2014

The Centre Forum for Mental Health Commission (an influential Think Tank) has made a number of far reaching recommendations to "make mental wellbeing of the nation and the pursuit of happiness a clear and measurable goal for government".

The report also includes a number of specific recommendations in relation to schools:

MQ launch National Depression Survey

1 July, 2014

MQ (Transforming Mental Health) has just launched a new national survey into depression, in collaboartion with the James Lind Alliance and a range of organisations including charities, Royal Colleges and NHS Trusts.
The survey is asking people to submit their questions about depression in order to inform future research into the condition.