Healthcare professionals talk about their mental health | Find the Words

Right So just sit and…and we kind of… Okay Oh wonderful, thank you Very serious. Turn to the camera please. Ok Terrific, lovely. Ok brilliant. I think the thing I find most stressful, as a GP, and most difficult to deal with from a mental health point of view, is pressure on my time. Everybody who comes in from 8:30…

Read More Read More

Mental health social work in the NHS

You know we look at medicine – some medicine is really quite narrow. It’s about narrow treatments for well-defined diseases and outcomes. But real life isn’t like that. It’s not just about what’s going on in your body, important though that is. It’s also about what’s happening in your mind and what is happening in society around you. And real…

Read More Read More

Feeling Down? A short film about depression and low mood

When you’re a teenager it’s normal to feel down sometimes, but if you feel down for a long time it could be depression or low mood. depression can make you feel isolated and alone it can feel like a constant empty ache and sinking feeling if this goes on for a long time it’s not just part of being a…

Read More Read More

Mental Health Q&A – Episode 2 – Why did you choose this field?

I’ve always like to talk to people, I’ve always been curious about people and their lives and I think a lot of nurses would say, particularly Mental Health Nurses, that what initially sparks their interest in Mental Health Nursing is an interest in people. I chose Mental Health Nursing because it was the branch that most interested me. It tied…

Read More Read More

Working with carers, friends and families of people in secure mental health services – Part 1

>>Voice over: This film promotes best practice when working with carers, friends and families of people in secure mental health services. Carers, friends and families of people in secure settings are faced with the most unexpected of circumstances. Many people would have had to deal with the police, courts and many other agencies before arriving in secure mental health services.…

Read More Read More

Boris Johnson skewered as Phillip Schofield reveals US firms already target NHS – Today News

 Boris Johnson was forced to squirm as This Morning host Phillip Schofield reeled off a list of NHS services where US firms have already bought in   The Tory leader repeated his claim that the Health Service would not be on the table in any trade talks with the United States after Brexit  But he looked to his feet, shifting…

Read More Read More

Boris Johnson skewered as Phillip Schofield reveals US firms already target NHS – The News

 Boris Johnson was forced to squirm as This Morning host Phillip Schofield reeled off a list of NHS services where US firms have already bought in   The Tory leader repeated his claim that the Health Service would not be on the table in any trade talks with the United States after Brexit  But he looked to his feet, shifting…

Read More Read More

Working in children’s mental healthcare – Highfield Unit, Oxfordshire.

We are now recruiting new nursing staff an amazing career opportunity for you. So what do you do at Highfield? We provide a safe and supportive environment for young people who are in the most vulnerable stage of their illness. Who works there? The multidisciplinary team consists of mental health nurses, consultant psychiatrists, speciality doctors, psychologists, dietitians, social workers, a…

Read More Read More

Let’s Talk About Mental Health

ahead of today’s episode I’m issuing a trigger warning because today are we talking about mental health and all the things relating to it now I’ll be specifically mentioning things that happen to me and things that I know have happened to others but I’ll be talking about it in a confidential way but I thought it best to issue…

Read More Read More