Transforming mental health services

NHS workforce planning is essential to transforming mental health services, says Leila Reyburn, of the mental health charity Mind

Making changes for the better

Rachel Pinto examines what employers can do to improve the mental health and well-being of their staff, especially during times of change.

Brexit and NHS mental health services

Elisabetta Zanon, director of the NHS European Office, examines the impact of Brexit upon mental health services

HB Top 10 Mental health services

HB documents a top 10 list of mental health trusts which have been working particularly hard to improve the services they provide to mentally ill patients.

Fixing dementia care

Alzheimer’s Society has recently launched its Fix Dementia Care campaign. George McNamara, head of policy, discusses what can be done to improve the current state of dementia care across the NHS.

On 12 June 2015, the Care Quality Commission published a national report looking at the varying experiences of help, care and support during a mental health crisis. Health Business analyses the report and what more needs to be done

With one in ten children needing support or treatment for mental health problems, the government has announced a five year plan to improve services, along with a funding boost from the recent budget announcement.