Policy and politics

We provide evidence based on our research and analysis on how to promote and protect people's mental health in the long term
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Andy looks at what proposals in the draft Bill would mean in practice for people being treated under the Mental Health Act
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“Modernising the Mental Health Act is an essential step in making mental health services more effective, equitable and compassionate,” Centre for Mental Health chief executive Dr Sarah Hughes said today.
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Ten evidence-based actions that government could take in the forthcoming white paper
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Manifesto ideas for the 2022 local authority elections
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We've been working with other organisations to put forward changes to the bill to ensure it gives equal priority to mental health and reducing health inequalities
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Andy argues that the removal of Covid-19 restrictions has implications for our mental health which must be considered alongside those for our physical health and safety
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Andy explores what the Government's strategy for 'levelling up' could mean for addressing mental health inequalities
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Ed explains how integrated care systems can work for better mental health
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