Is time we start teaching coping skills at early age

The Next Step for Mental Health Death. Rape. Abandonment. Separation. Bankruptcy. Ill-health. Depression. Anxiety. Loneliness. Insufficiency. Here are just a few of the infinite list of events that can occur in our lives and change it all. Life events can happen to...

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MP promises fight for mental health cash

AN MP has pledged to push for extra cash to care for people suffering with mental health problems in Lancashire to reduce the burden on the county's police. Ribble Valley Tory backbencher Nigel Evans made the promise after spending a day with officers in Clitheroe. He...

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Surf therapy helping young people with mental health

Organisers of a mental health initiative with a difference are hoping a pilot scheme offering surf therapy for young people can soon be rolled out full-time. The six-week initiative on Northern Ireland’s North Coast simply dipped a toe in the waters of something that...

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UK Sport appoint first mental health lead

UK Sport has appointed its first head of mental health as part of measures to help top British athletes deal with mental health issues. Performance psychologist Dr James Bell will combine the role with his current job as Head of Culture at UK Sport. The body launched...

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Teaching Coping Skills and Wellbeing From An Early Age