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Items of interest in the news
 

Get up to date with what’s happening in the Time to Change campaign
http://www.time-to-change.org.uk/
 

Up to date Mental Health news can be found on the Mental Health Foundation Website
http://www.mentalhealth.org.uk/

Claudia Hammond reports on new research which followed over 6,000 young children through school and found that if they experienced long term or severe bullying by their peers, their risk of developing serious mental health problems such as borderline personality disorder
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b017cfv8

The Mood Disorders Centre is a partnership between the University of Exeter and NHS. There mission is to conduct psychological research and also conduct assessment, treatment and training for the benefit of people who suffer from depression.
http://www.exeter.ac.uk/mooddisorders/

Is stress triggered by your genes or by your lifestyle? Help us investigate the causes of stress, and get personalized tips for improving your mental well-being.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/labuk/experiments/stress/

Charities call for rethink on mental health services
More than 500m could be saved if mental health services in England were run more efficiently, a report says.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-11885481

Loneliness is 'major health issue'
Some people seek isolation, but few choose to be lonely, primarily because it isn't good for us.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-18737560

Various Mental Health News
http://www.guardian.co.uk/society/mental-health

A CHARITY is offering help to teenagers stressed by the prospect of exams.
ChildLine has reminded the pupils they can call its confidential helpline, visit its website, or receive support online or by email.
http://www.childline.org.uk/Pages/Home.aspx
 

BBC Science
When does your mental health become a problem?
http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/0/22028518

Met Police 'must review handling of mentally ill suspects'
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-22480666

 

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