A lifeline in the community: the vital role of assertive outreach and rehabilitation

Dr Nuwan Dissanayaka highlights the struggle for people like Jamie to maintain independenceRead more

Case ‘X’ and young people's mental health: how do we move forward?

Sir James Munby’s comments on a girl requiring a secure mental health bed have highlighted the severe pressures facing children’s servicesRead more

Investing in the mental health workforce

Following the announcement of increased staffing for NHS mental health services, Andy looks at what this means for the workforce and mental health as a whole.Read more

Foster care and mental health

Our media ambassador Martin Barrow reflects on the mental health needs of children in foster care.Read more

How do you look after your wellbeing?

Andy looks back at the messages we received at RHS Hampton to explore how people look after their wellbeingRead more

Art and worry: Gabriel's story

The artist behind the paintings featured in our mental health garden reflects on his own journey to better wellbeingRead more

Physical activity & mental health: two for the price of one

Public health consultant Dr Lisa McNally writes a new guest blog for Centre for Mental Health on the value and importance of supporting physical activity among people living with mental health difficulties.Read more

Our big week

Sarah Hughes offers some initial reflections after a busy week for the CentreRead more

Against the Odds: putting young black men's wellbeing first

Lorraine Khan on addressing the mental health inequalities faced by young black menRead more

Making waves for mental health: Shona's story

Shona shares her story of experiencing a breakdown and how it inspired her to take on a round-the-world sailing adventureRead more

Out of sight for too long

Helen's blog highlights that rehabilitation services have been neglected in mental health policyRead more

Growing therapy: Alice's story

After experiencing postnatal depression, Alice found that gardening really aided her recovery.Read more