Archive for the 'Get Stable' Category

A recent study suggests the suicide rate in the U.S. Army now exceeds the rate in the general population, and psychiatric admission is now the most common reason for hospitalisation in the Army.

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I read an interesting article recently on Mental Health Today.  A recent report from the London School of Economics suggests the NHS in England is failing millions of adults and hundreds of thousands of children with common mental health problems such as anxiety and depression.      

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Fascinating article in the Huffington Post recently discussing how young people who have experienced trauma are extraordinarily resilient.  Their ability to recover from traumatic events is nothing short of remarkable.  

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Here is an article I wrote recently for The Spectator’s ‘Coffee House’.  Read about the ‘implementation framework’ for the Government’s Mental Health Strategy published by Nick Clegg.    

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Yesterday the LSE published a report encouraging the government to spend more money on mental health services; specifically it was asking local health commissioners to spend their budgets on these services, and more specifically still, for them to spend them on a service called IAPT (Improving Access to Psychological Therapies). The LSE report was organized …

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