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People with symptoms of mild to moderate mental health difficulties (e.g. depression and anxiety)

Our Ways to Wellbeing Pinterest Board

I am not too handy with Pinterest but I'm learning and it's a good way for our tutors to showcase our learners' work. This link to our Pinterest board shows you what people have been up to.

CLMH research 3 tools - 1 sheet mental health self assessment template

This is a template used by providers that are involved in the BIS Community Learning Mental Health (CLMH) research (2015/17). It includes on a single sheet:

  • PHQ9 - depression
  • GAD7 - anxiety
  • Short WEMWBS - wellbeing (population tool)
  • the consent we use for the CLMH research project

These 3 self-assessment tools are widely available on the internet, including the NHS Choices website. All we have done for the purposes of the CLMH research is put them together on a single-sheet template. 

Central Beds Impact Mental Health Peer Support Annual Report

On the weekly Zoom Meeting I asked about how to make our Annual Report available on the MHFE site.

Whilst I am looking at a means to produce a fully accessible pdf version I thought I would share a link here to see whether the National Pilot Comminity feel its worthwhile sharing or if it is too long / boring. 

We are intending to use it a briefing tool for customers, press and partners, so it is written assuming the reader has no prior knowledge of the National Pilot.

I would welcome any comments feedback or ideas for improvement!

Understanding anxiety, depression and CBT

FutureLearn is offering a beginner’s course to increase understanding of anxiety, depression and CBT that is aimed at anyone with an interest in mental illness generally, and anxiety and depression in particular, e.g. 

RACC MHFE News - NHS and Adult Ed working together

RACC is organising an event on Monday 22nd Feb for NHSi professionals and Adult Education called 'Working Together' . 

Where are the community learning mental health research projects still offering similar courses?

The DfE Adult Education | Mental Health research (2015/17)  tested whether short, non-formal community learning courses help people develop strategies to manage their mild to moderate mental health problems (like stress, worry, anxiety and depression). 

Happy at Work?

Two fifths of employers have reported that they are seeing an increase in cases of anxiety and depression from their staff.

A positive start for new Barnsley Co-ordinator

It’s day 12 in my new role as Mental Health Co-ordinator for Barnsley CLMHP and I have been reflecting on what I have been doing so far.

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