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A word from our Chief Executive

30th April 2019

Brian Dow, Chief Executive for Mental Health UK welcomes you to our new website!

Yoga, meditation and mental health

29th April 2019

Lauren from Time to Change talks about how yoga and meditation have helped her mental health, and how you can incorporate it into your place of work.

How I’ve maintained good mental health at work

29th April 2019

Dave from Hafal reflects on the different ways his mental health has improved through his work.

How do the people at Mental Health UK manage their own mental health?

29th April 2019

We asked people from all across our four charities how they manage their mental health at work, here's what some of them had to say.

Managing mental health as a recovery support worker

29th April 2019

TJ tells us about his experience of managing his mental illness while working as a recovery support worker for others with mental illness.

My mental health journey

29th April 2019

Nicholas from Argos Sainsbury's talks about his experiences of mental health and how he's been inspired to make a change.

Mental Health at Work

29th April 2019

Seaneen from MindWise tells us about how she manages her mental health at work while living with a mental health condition.

Keeping well at work

29th April 2019

Support in Mind Scotland, one of our four founding charities, describe their experiences of managing mental health at work.

PureGym partners with Mental Health UK for National Relay

2nd April 2019

Bringing together colleagues from across the country, PureGym will take part in a 7-day nonstop challenge from Aberdeen to Plymouth to raise £250k for Mental Health UK.

What is the impact of the stereotypical image of an individual with an eating disorder?

1st March 2019

Adrienne Rennie has recently conducted a postgraduate research study at Swansea University as part of the Masters programme in Abnormal and Clinical Psychology. With help from eating disorder charity B-eat, she explored stereotypes within eating disorders and their effects on non-stereotypical individuals. Here, she gives us a summary of her findings…

Our response to the Government’s Breathing Space consultation

30th January 2019

Mental Health UK and the Mental Health and Money Advice Service has urged the Treasury to make sure that its proposals for a breathing space from creditors capture everyone experiencing a mental health crisis. We also recommend that those at risk of a mental health crisis receive additional support under the proposed Breathing Space scheme.

Shining a light on mental illness in the workplace

24th January 2019

This week, we called for more awareness and understanding from employers about severe mental illness.

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