Growing pressure on services alongside chronic staffing issues risk creating a ‘perfect storm’ for patients.
4,230 mental health nurses are needed to ensure the Government can deliver the NHS Long Term Plan.
Patients are being sent to private mental health hospitals often hundreds of miles from home.
Almost one in four people aged 18 to 24 say reality TV makes them worry about their body image.
Self-harm is 'often a precursor to suicide'.
Poor staffing levels and Brexit were also cited amongst the top reasons for quitting.
The figures are an alarming 23 per cent higher than the UK average.
“Staff in mental health services are facing burnout as a result of years of underfunding."
“Making mental health nursing an attractive career and retaining experienced mental health staff must become a priority to ensure no one with a mental health problem...
Theresa May has announced the appointment of Health Minister Jackie Doyle-Price to the new role minister for suicide prevention.
The CQC discovered there were a total of 1,120 sexual incidents involving staff, patients and visitors.
Therapists will be integrated into primary care teams and focus on common mental health disorders such as anxiety and depression.
Learning disability care is facing crisis as the latest workforce data shows a 40 per cent drop in specialist nurse numbers. The latest figures from NHS...
“Sport unites communities and generations, it stirs the soul and can reawaken powerful emotions."
According to the Autistic Society, there are around 700,000 autistic people in the UK – that's more than 1 in 100.