emotional health and wellbeing / mental health

The impact of exercise projects to promote mental wellbeing

“This study investigates whether exercise projects, funded by the time to change anti-stigma programme to reduce mental health-related stigma and discrimination in England, can improve wellbeing, participation in physical activity, readiness to disclose mental health problems or perceived reduction in levels of stigma and discrimination.” View the abstract: http://informahealthcare.com/doi/abs/10.3109/09638237.2013.841874 Advertisements Continue reading

emotional health and wellbeing / personal development / workforce

Stress and its impact on the workplace

The Health, Safety and Wellbeing Partnership Group (HSWPG, previously known as POSHH) commissioned Zeal Solutions to conduct research in a variety of settings within the NHS to see what increased and decreased stress within the workforce. Read more at: http://www.nhsemployers.org/HealthyWorkplaces/Sustaining-momentum/stressandimpactonworkplace/Pages/StressImpactOnTheWorkplace.aspx?utm_source=http%3a%2f%2fnhs-employers.org%2foi_nhsconfedlz%2f&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=NHSMB_05122013&utm_term=NHS+Managers+Bulletin+issue+26&utm_content=86067 Continue reading

child mental health / emotional health and wellbeing / News

Northants Commissioners Publish Children And Young People’s Survey

A news article discussing the publishing of a local “report containing research findings to support services working with children, young people and families to improve outcomes regarding emotional health and wellbeing” Read the news item here: http://www.aboutmyarea.co.uk/Northamptonshire/Towcester/NN12/News/Local-News/259960-Northants-Commissioners-Publish-Children-And-Young-Peoples-Survey There is an email address to use if you want to see the full report. Continue reading