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Science Plays the Long Game. But People Have Mental Health Issues Now.

Science Plays the Long Game. But People Have Mental Health Issues Now.

Science Plays the Long Game. But People Have Mental Health Issues Now. Science Plays the Long Game. But People Have Mental Health Issues Now. When it came to judging government-funded research projects — a cleaner enterprise, presumably — I again asked the questions that people in crisis continually asked me. Is this study finding useful for my son, or my …

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iSpace: A mental health and wellbeing curriculum for children

iSpace: A mental health and wellbeing curriculum for children

iSpace: A mental health and wellbeing curriculum for children iSpace: A mental health and wellbeing curriculum for children W e’ve never talked more openly about our mental health, but it wasn’t all that long ago that anyone brave enough to discuss their struggles might have been dismissed as a “crackpot” or even slightly dangerous. The stigma attached to mental illness …

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Universities ‘plugging the gaps’ in NHS services as poll suggests decline in mental health for most students

Universities ‘plugging the gaps’ in NHS services as poll suggests decline in mental health for most students

Universities ‘plugging the gaps’ in NHS services as poll suggests decline in mental health for most students Universities ‘plugging the gaps’ in NHS services as poll suggests decline in mental health for most students Universities are “plugging the gaps” for NHS mental health services, a leading body has said, as figures suggest some two-thirds of students have experienced a decline …

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Poly Styrene, Billie Eilish and Britney: How fame wreaks havoc on the mental health of women

Poly Styrene, Billie Eilish and Britney: How fame wreaks havoc on the mental health of women

Poly Styrene, Billie Eilish and Britney: How fame wreaks havoc on the mental health of women Poly Styrene, Billie Eilish and Britney: How fame wreaks havoc on the mental health of women I n the documentary Poly Styrene: I Am a Cliché, we learn how the livewire singer of London punks X-Ray Spex fell out of love with fame. It …

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UK students among most likely to say mental health has suffered during Covid

UK students among most likely to say mental health has suffered during Covid

UK students among most likely to say mental health has suffered during Covid UK students among most likely to say mental health has suffered during Covid British students are among the most likely to say their mental health had worsened during the pandemic, according to a new international poll. The UK also had one of the highest proportion of students …

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Teens and Parents: Are You Grappling With Mental Health Issues?

Teens and Parents: Are You Grappling With Mental Health Issues?

Teens and Parents: Are You Grappling With Mental Health Issues? Teens and Parents: Are You Grappling With Mental Health Issues? The adolescent experience is changing. Over the last decade, anxiety and depression — along with self-harm and suicidal thoughts — have been on the rise among young people. We’d like to hear from parents and teenagers about their experiences dealing …

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Mental Health Providers Struggle to Meet Pandemic Demand

Mental Health Providers Struggle to Meet Pandemic Demand

Mental Health Providers Struggle to Meet Pandemic Demand Mental Health Providers Struggle to Meet Pandemic Demand Online therapy platforms have seen a rise in demand during the pandemic as well. Mindy Heintskill, the chief growth officer of MDLive, a telehealth provider with more than 62 million members in the United States, said their online therapy and psychiatric care services increased …

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Emptying the Dishwasher Can Enrich Kids’ Mental Health

Emptying the Dishwasher Can Enrich Kids’ Mental Health

Emptying the Dishwasher Can Enrich Kids’ Mental Health Emptying the Dishwasher Can Enrich Kids’ Mental Health “Every kid is different,” said Ms. Hurley. “Take a deep breath and say, ‘What is my kid like without a pandemic?’” Watch for concerning changes in sleep; eating significantly less or more; new anxious behaviors such constant reassurance-seeking or clinginess; a significant loss of …

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Girls suffer stark drop in mental wellbeing during teen years, study finds

<p>Researchers found wellbeing and confidence levels are similar in boys and girls at the end of primary school and both decline, but girls suffer a larger plummet by they reach the age of 14</p>

Girls suffer stark drop in mental wellbeing during teen years, study finds Girls suffer stark drop in mental wellbeing during teen years, study finds Girls’ levels of self-esteem and wellbeing sharply drops in their early teens while boys remains steady, a new study has found. The report, carried out by the Education Policy Institute and the Prince’s Trust, discovered around …

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Julian Assange Extradition to U.S. Blocked Over Mental Health Concerns

Julian Assange Extradition to U.S. Blocked Over Mental Health Concerns

Julian Assange Extradition to U.S. Blocked Over Mental Health Concerns Julian Assange Extradition to U.S. Blocked Over Mental Health Concerns LONDON — A British judge ruled on Monday that the WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange cannot be extradited to the United States to face trial on charges of violating the Espionage Act, saying he would be at extreme risk of suicide. …

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